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Mr Simon Allen

BSc(Hons) PgC

Senior Lecturer

An enthusiastic, professional agronomist with over twenty five years on-farm experience advising growers and their suppliers on the agronomy of root crops such as sugar beet. Currently lecturing at Harper Adams University to undergraduate students, post graduate students and to those on professional courses such as BASIS and FACTS.

Professional Memberships

Member of BASIS Professional Register

FACTS qualified adviser

NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (Distinction)

Academic Department: Agriculture and Environment

Tel: 01952 815170

Office: AY05 Ancellor Yard

Additional Information

The strong commercial and industrial contacts developed during a long career advising farmers and growers is now being utilised to build strong relevant and topical course content to ensure students gain the most from their training whilst at Harper.


Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture & the Environment (Level 4) Module Leader

Advanced Agronomy (Level 6) Module Leader

Also teach on the following modules;

Crop Production Science (Level 4)

Grass and Forage (Level 5)

Integrated Crop Management (Level 5)

Crop Production Systems (Level 6)



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