Greater Lincolnshire’s Agri-Food sector is feeding the UK!

Did you know that Greater Lincolnshire is responsible for growing 12% of the UK’s food and processing 70% of its fish? The region is feeding the nation, which is why growth in the Agri-Food sector is so important, not only locally but for the whole of the UK. The Agri-Food industry employs over 75,000 workers in departments like agriculture, food production, farming equipment, freezing, distribution and packaging. Greater Lincolnshire’s Agri-Food sector is diverse and vital; which is why it’s such an exciting industry to be a part of.

Agri-Food

Greater Lincolnshire’s Agri-Food sector is feeding the UK!

Responsible for growing 12% of the England’s food and processing 70% of its fish, growth in the agri-food sector in Greater Lincolnshire is important not only locally but for the whole of the UK. The Agri-food sector employs over 75,000 workers in agriculture, food production, farm equipment manufacturing, freezing, distribution, packaging and food import and export combines agriculture and food manufacturing. We have an international reputation for food, fish and farming.

 

 

 

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Just a few of the employers operating in AGRI-FOOD

Branston

From our sites in Lincoln, Scotland and the South West, we supply retail, wholesale and food manufacturing customers with fresh and ready prepared potatoes. We do all this with the help of dedicated and professional potato growers who deliver the high standards we demand, day in, day out.

Countryside South,Agri-Food,Apprenticeship

Spaldings Limited

One of the UK’s leading agriculture and groundcare specialists. Known for our exceptional quality and comprehensive aftersales service, we supply agricultural tools, supplies, replacement parts and machinery to thousands of customers, earning a reputation for service, quality and reliability

City of Lincoln,Agri-Food

Uncle Henry's

All of our efforts would not be possible without our dedicated team who are local people themselves and are essential to our business success. We recruit people who are passionate about food and our business. Over the years, we have established managers of the three core budget departments; shop, café and butchery. We invest in their training and development and make Uncle Henry’s an enjoyable place to work. Training requirements are tailored to the individual at management level and our front of house team have an on-going customer service development training programme. 

Agri-Food,Visitor Economy

King Crab

Although we have our internet presence we are real people who understand seafood

Countryside North,Agri-Food,The Coast

Househam Sprayers

Househam Sprayers is the UK's largest manufacturer and supplier of top quality self-propelled and trailed agricultural crop sprayers and amenity sprayers.

Countryside North,Agri-Food

National Centre of Food Manufacturing - University of Lincoln

The NCFM is dedicated to helping food industry employees advance their careers. We understand the demands of studying while working in this fast moving, dynamic industry and balancing family commitments. Our part-time Degree Apprenticeships provide one of many flexible study options for those working in Quality, Technical roles and Operations Management.

Countryside South,Agri-Food,Visitor Economy