Posted 24 October 2016
Lizzie Caunter, 22 from Paignton, Devon, has been awarded the Noble Foods Award.
The award is given to the BSc Agri-food student who achieves the best final year average mark.
Pam Whitehouse, course manager, said: “Lizzie was awarded a first-class honours BSc Agri-food Marketing with Business Studies degree.
“She has worked very hard throughout her four years.
“She secured a year’s placement with Puffin Foods based in Pembrokeshire after spending a week with them during her Easter vacation. They were so impressed with her that they offered her the full year placement and also asked her to carry out a project on the prepped potato market for her dissertation.”
The award was presented by Sarah Baldwin.