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Crop Walker | Organic | Cornwall

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Crop Walker | Organic | Cornwall

  • Location:

    Cornwall

  • Sector:

    Fresh Produce, Agriculture, Horticulture

  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Edina Bremner

  • Job ref:

    EB12810

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

We are working on an exciting opportunity to join a large fresh produce business in Cornwall as they seek a Crop Walker to join their organic farming team. The farm itself is over 5,000 acres and grows a mixture of organic and conventional vegetable crops that it proudly supplies to its customers directly.

The role:

  • As Crop Walker, you will be responsible for:
  • Walking the crops daily, checking for pest, disease and any other problems.
  • Writing a weekly report on crops.
  • Give advice on mechanical and hand weeding requirements.
  • Planning the workload for harvest.
  • Monitoring irrigation and supervising slug pellet applications.
  • Monitor the progress of any new crop variety trials.


The person:

  • This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate agriculturalist who has a keen interest in agronomy. We are looking for candidates who:
  • Have high attention to detail and strong organisational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Can easily adapt to change and enjoy working in an ever-changing environment.
  • Have a degree in Agriculture/Horticulture
  • Knowledge of Growing Crops


If this sounds like the job for you then please apply via the link or contact Edina Bremner at edina@morepeople.co.uk or 01780 480 530