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Agriculture and Sustainability

The Dover District has a strong background in agriculture and food production.  Tilmanstone Salads is a subsidiary of Bakkavor and is a leading supplier of prepared salads for Marks & Spencer and other supermarket chains.  They employ over 800 people including highly skilled food technologists, nutrionists and production engineers.  

Hadlow College offers a wide range of further and higher education courses in related fields, including agriculture, land-based technology, and sustainability.  Hadlow College also own the Betteshanger Sustainable Parks, near Deal, which is being developed as a world-class centre for sustainability.  The plans also include the creation of a new East Kent campus at the site.

National Careers Service Job Profiles: Countryside Officer, Farm Manager, Food scientist/technologist, Horticultural Manager, Landscaper




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