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Holstein UK ‘Recruits’ New Associate Sponsor for Holstein Young Breeders
August 23, 2016

Holstein UK is thrilled to welcome the support of leading agricultural recruitment consultant, JP Trett – who has confirmed sponsorship of the Holstein Young Breeders (HYB) initiative. 

HYB is the next generation of Holstein UK and is now one of the most forward thinking organisations in the dairy industry. In order for dairy farming to succeed, there has to be a dynamic, passionate and enthusiastic wave of young farmers who are keen to take on farming through to the next generation.

Holstein UK recognises how crucial it is to encourage youth into the dairy industry. Through its HYB scheme, Holstein UK seeks out agricultural enthusiasts and provides a diverse range of skills based development activities to promote new and exciting opportunities to young farmers. HYB already has a principal sponsor, Semex and now JP Trett is recruited as one of its four associate sponsors. JP Trett is a specialist in agricultural and rural business recruitment. Their clients may be professionals looking for exciting moves, or employers looking for that special person to fill a niche role. Whether you want to be a Farm Manager, Agronomist, Sales Director or similar, JP Trett will help to find the ideal opportunity to match skills; and as a global provider, they also have tremendous reach, both in finding candidates and must-have positions.

Hannah Williams, Head of Events, Holstein UK, commented; “Holstein UK is committed to the growth of Holstein Young Breeders to safeguard the future of our dairy industry. Dairy farming has moved leaps in terms of technological complexity and in order to succeed in the industry farmers must adopt a business mindset. The aim of HYB is to support and encourage the development of skilled, knowledgeable young business minded enthusiasts; these are the individuals who will see our industry flourish in years to come. The support from businesses like JP Trett enable us to explore new opportunities for our HYB members to ensure we are maximising their potential in every aspect, from on farm skills and herd management to entrepreneurial skills, business negotiating and strategy. We thank JP Trett for their generous support which helps us to invest in the future of dairy farming.”  

JP Trett Ltd specialises in Professional Agricultural Recruitment to include various industries: Livestock with a special focus on Dairy, along with Machinery, Equine, Veterinary and Overseas Recruitment. Working with some of the biggest names from the Livestock industry they are able to offer some of the most exciting and challenging opportunities in the industry.

Commenting on the sponsorship partnership Bertie Steggles, Livestock Divisional Manager says; “Having personally been a member of HYB in my youth, I am pleased to be able to now give something back to such a great organisation. The rest of our Recruitment Professionals have both first-hand experience and knowledge in their sector with relevant qualifications and training enabling them to be recruitment champions of their Industry”.


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