Andrew is farm director for Lockwood Estates Ltd based in Scampton near Lincoln including 5000 acres which is owned, contract farmed, partnership business, growing combinable crops, potatoes and sugar beet. Involved in all estate business, letting of properties and fish farming.
Andrew has previously been involved with corporate farming since 1987 starting in Yorkshire, then Lincolnshire, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire. Latterly he was regional manager covering 12000 acres in Norfolk and Cambridgeshire. Experienced in all different root, vegetable crops, farming arrangements and bulk purchasing of fertiliser.
A Lincolnshire farmer’s son born and bred, married to Sarah, a Yorkshire farmer’s daughter from Thirsk, trained and works in animal nutrition and food law. They have a son and daughter. Andrew still actively plays rugby for Market Rasen, keen on country pursuits, skiing, sailing and tennis.