Posted 19 October 2016
Beth Hanson, 22, from Hereford, was awarded the Buccleuch Estates Prize due to being REALM placement student of the year.
Carrie De Silva, principal lecturer, said: “Beth completed a very successful placement year with Roger Parry & Co. in Shropshire.
“Beth comes from a mixed farm in Herefordshire, which includes cider orchards alongside the cattle, sheep and arable.
“Beth took advantage of the opportunity of a study visit to one of our Chinese partner institutions, Beijing Agricultural University, in her second year.
“She graduates this year with a first-class honours BSc Rural Enterprise and Land Management degree and has a graduate post as a trainee surveyor with Berrys in Herefordshire.”
The prize was presented by David Jasper.