Retired in 2012 after a lifetimes work of 60 years.
Defining the values and the quality standards of the business.
Plans, develops and directs the implementation of business strategy for growth and sustainability.
Oversees, directs and develops all farming and commercial operations.
Baby Leaf Manager
Responsible for the day to day running of our baby leaf production and harvesting process.
Finance & HR Director
Provides comprehensive financial advice and ensures a strategic approach to all financial aspects of the business. Also leads and directs the HR Department.
Technical & Quality Manager
Responsible for the technical and quality compliance of farm and production processes. Also overseeing all aspects of health and safety.
Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all company vehicles and machinery. Responsible for the running of the workshop.
Harvest and Logistics Manager
Oversees all of the whole head lettuce harvesting operations and manages all of the logistical aspects of the business.
Harvest Assistant Manager
Responsible for ensuring the harvest of the whole head lettuce is completed in an efficient manner.
Responsible for the sales and marketing areas of the business and also for the productivity of our seasonal workforce.
Responsible for the irrigation of all salad crops.
Head Tractor Driver
Responsible for the tractor operations for Arable & Salad production.
Pack House & Cold Store Manager
Responsible for the cooling, storage and dispatch of all salad crops. Oversees and manages the pack house operations.
Pack House Operations
Responsible for the day to day running of the Pack House.
Assists in ensuring the business is in compliance with all customer standards and protocols.
Oversees the on-farm accommodation and looks after the seasonal workers here at Laurence J Betts Ltd.
Helps and assists the Financial Director.
Handles incoming calls, greets visitors and does secretarial and administrative tasks.
Bookkeeper and Office Administrator
Responsible for the bookkeeping and day to day running of the farm office.