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Category: News 2018

The John Innes Foundation supports scientific research, education,  training  and  public engagement. As part of the portfolio of investments, JIF provides a Bursary to one undergraduate per year to pay for their tuition fees in full. The candidate must be destined for a career in Crop Production / Farm Management and meet the criteria below:-

  • Not from a farming background and of UK origin.
  • From a financially disadvantaged family background. 

The candidate will be mentored periodically throughout their studies by Velcourt’s Technical Director and given the opportunity to work for Velcourt during vacations as well as be considered for the Velcourt management training scheme


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velcourt RT @gaff1wiz: @ClaydonDrill drilled winter beans looking reasonably well. @velcourt advisory.
velcourt RT @NFUStweets: President @AndrewMccornick was on recruitment duties in Kilmarnock and North Ayrshire last Friday, as he joined Group Secre…
velcourt RT @AdamaUK_: How are wheat crops progressing around the UK? We’ve been #outandabout with some agronomists/farm managers to discuss their #…
velcourt RT @RAUCerealsTeam: The team have been set Task 3 of the Cereals Challenge! This involves looking at weed management within the Spring Barl…