Why work on the land?
Agriculture and Horticulture have the most varied range of fulfilling job opportunities, in one of the country’s biggest industries, for a wide range of abilities, skills and interests. Careers are open to candidates with qualifications at every level from apprenticeship to higher degrees. Training is widely available on-farm, at county colleges and universities throughout Britain. Watch ‘Amazing Careers in Agriculture’ on our videos page.
What careers are available on farms?
Where to find more information on countryside careers
The many careers that food production and land management have to offer, the education and the experience needed to succeed in them can be found by searching on-line. Begin by viewing the experience of young people working in the industry on the Trust’s video page.
Students from low-income or disadvantaged backgrounds might qualify for financial support towards training and tuition fees. Charities providing grant support to students can be found by visiting www.afcp.org.uk.