I lecture in farm business management, agricultural economics and climate change.
My wide range of research interests include all aspects of farm management and agri-environment policy.
BSc (Agriculture) from University of Reading
Diploma Agricultural Economics University of Reading
MSc Agricultural Economics University of Reading
PhD Manchester University
Research Associate Manchester University
Lecture in Farm Business Management Newcastle University
Roles and Responsibilities
Chair of the Board of Examiners for Post Graduate Taught students
Module Leader for: Introduction to Farm Management, Farm Management, and Climate Change and Land Use.
MSc Agricultural economics (Reading)
Diploma Agricultural Economics (Reading)
BSc Agriculture (Reading)
Research Associate, University of Manchester
Member of the Institute of Agricultural Management.
Reading, walking, cycling, dancing and body surfing
Farm business and enterprise financial analysis, including
Whole farm analysis
Analysis of the economics of raw milk production and the marketing of milk
Agri-environmental policy, especially impact of climate change legislation on farm management priorities
Russian farming systems
Large-scale postal and on-line surveys
Small-scale, face-to-face on-farm interviews
Analysing survey data:
Farmers response to collaborative management options
Farming systems in Russia
I intend to continue working on agri-environmental policy, especially the impact of climate change on farm management decisions
Currently writing-up papers from the Dutch Environmental Co-operative research.
I have received funding from:
My work is applied so it has substantial relevance to the agricultural industry.
ACE8049 Climate Change: Science, Policy and Action (ML)