Robert Shepherd

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Robert Shepherd

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Name
Robert Shepherd
Organisation
AHDB Pork Board
Job Title
Producer
Introduction

After leaving school Robert served as an officer in the Light Infantry. He studied agriculture at The Royal Agricultural College before coming home to a mixed farm on the Hampshire/Dorset border.

The farm runs 600 hectares of arable, a 300-cow suckler herd (selling progeny finished) and 2,000 outdoor sows (selling half the progeny finished). Robert has served on various boards over the years and is involved in running the IAM Leadership Development Course.