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Developing managers for the fresh produce industry

A case study of collaboration between a professional training organisation and an academic institution.

Year of Publication2010

The complementary experience of MDS - a training consortium in the fresh-produce industry - and Harper Adams University College has resulted in a collaboration through which a rigorous training programme has been accredited for a post-graduate award. The first cohort of trainees have all been appointed to professional posts in the industry.

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fresh produce industry management training
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Supporting the development of the national rural economy.

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