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agricultural consulting company executive

John Ernest Harrison, British agricultural consulting company executive. Member Institute Marketing Management (Marketing; Member Church of England.

Background

Harrison, John Ernest was born on October 15, 1926 in London. Son of Albert Ernest and Amy Bertha (Simcox) Harrison.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Wye University, London, 1946. Diploma in agriculture Royal Agricultural Society Engineer, 1946. Master of Science in Agricultural Economics, University London, 1955.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Manchester (England), 1946-1949, lecturer, 1951-1956. Assistant lecturer University London, 1949-1951. Farm management liaison officer University Bristol (England) and University Exeter (England), 1957-1962.

Head farm management department Rhodesian National Farmers Union, Salisbury, 1962-1969. Managing director S. A. Farm Consultant, Pietmaritzburg, South Africa, since 1970. Team leader Farmers Weekly Courses, South Africa, since 1972.

Director Magwa Tea Corporation, Transkei, since 1977, Knight Frank Lugg Harrison, United Kingdom and Zimbabwe, since 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Profit From Farming, 1969. Marketing of Maize in the Republic of South Africa, 1982. Contributor numerous articles on farming to agricultural publications, since 1951.

      Treasurer Totnes div. Conservative Party (United Kingdom), 1960-1962.

Membership

Member Institute Marketing Management (Marketing. Member Church of England. Clubs: Farmers (London).

Connections

Married Pauline Anne Worth, July 22, 1962. Children– Guy, Lisa, Claire.

father:
Albert Ernest Harrison

mother:
Amy Bertha (Simcox) Harrison

spouse:
Pauline Anne Worth

children:
Guy Harrison

Lisa Harrison

Claire Harrison