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Plumpton College launch a new Organic Crop Production Apprenticeship in Spring 2023
12/12/2022

Plumpton College launch a new Organic Crop Production Apprenticeship in Spring 2023

There is growing awareness of the environmental, health and social benefits of locally grown fresh food which has led to an increase in the number of new market gardens and community supported agriculture schemes. The growth in this sector is essential to strengthen the UK’s food resilience. Demand for UK growers and skilled workers is also on the rise with less foreign workers available and more people looking to find more rewarding careers working on the land, enjoying the benefits of the great outdoors.

Category: Horticulture

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Additional funding to support adults seeking new careers this New Year
04/01/2021

Additional funding to support adults seeking new careers this New Year

College is granted extra funding to support adults seeking new careers during the pandemic

Categories: College News, Covid-19, Animal Management, Environmental Studies & Conservation, Forestry & Arboriculture, Horticulture

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Women cutting vines. vineyard. wine.
12/08/2020

Plumpton College to launch a re-training programme in response to Covid-19

In response to economic impact felt because of Covid-19 and with Brexit on the horizon, Plumpton College are set to launch a brand-new; re-training programme ‘Entry into Viticulture’’ designed to provide job seekers and career changers with the opportunity to achieve relevant qualifications and gain industry knowledge and engagement along with a guaranteed interview with a recruiting industry employer.

Categories: Horticulture, Wine Division

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#NoMowMay - Plumpton College
09/06/2020

#NoMowMay - Plumpton College

Our Grounds Team at Plumpton College took part in the #NoMowMay initiative founded by Plantlife and the National Trust. 

Category: Horticulture

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Horticulture Apprentices   Launch Their New Careers
26/09/2019

Horticulture Apprentices Launch Their New Careers

We are proud to welcome our first cohort of horticultural apprentices

Category: Horticulture

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