Alan W Page & Co (Seeds) Ltd

Cereal & Pulse Processors

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Based at Pointon, Lincolnshire, in the heart of the East Midlands farming region, Alan W Page & Co are independent agricultural cereal & pulse processors.
We have served the seed requirements of farmers and the industry alike since we started trading in 1959 providing high grade seed to both merchants and farmers nationwide.

As of January 2022 we are now concentrating on cleaning and treating both Farm Saved and As Grown cereal and pulse seed soley.

As seed processors we pride ourselves in our high quality seed cleaning and our efficient delivery service. Our aim is to provide the best services, of the highest quality, when the customer requires, at an affordable price.

We are more than just seed cleaners and treaters, we can add added value to your parcels of grain and pulses. We can provide cleaning and treating services of both bulk and smaller seed lots, organise haulage both in and out, and we also offer a full range of laboratory tests, all of which can be tailored to your individual needs.


PROCESSING

At our warehouse we have 3 separate seed cleaning lines, meaning we can run 3 different species at any one time. This provides a fast and effective turn around to all our customers and we can run both pulses and cereals simultaneously In one warehouse.

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SEED CLEANING

Cleaning systems and equipment.

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SEED TREATMENTS

We can offer a variety of seed dressings to suit your individual needs.

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HAULAGE

We can arrange haulage inbound and outbound, or if you'd prefer to bring the seed yourself, or organise your own transport then you can. Most of our haulage inbound is carried out by local firm Richard Gratton & Son, Whaplode, who have vast experience of transporting seed. Look out for our logo on their lorries !!

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

- Storage & Distribution - Seed testing & sampling - Crop Inspecting

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SEED SALES

VARIETY OF CEREALS AND PULSES AVAILABLE

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Alan W Page & Co Team

We pride ourselves in employing local people and all our team have been with us for many years gaining a vast knowledge in what we do so that this can be passed onto the customer.

Harvey Page Born in the heart of Lincolnshire agriculture plays a major part in Harvey's life. Working on a local arable farm from the age of 17, a Scottish salmon hatchery on Loch Awe, followed by dairy experience on Roxholme Estates provided Harvey with a sound grounding for the future. Shuttleworth Agricultural College followed, with a National Certificate in Agriculture (NCA) and a National Certificate in Farm Management (NCFM). Harvey returned to run the seed growing farm for the A W Page business. At the age of 35 Harvey moved into the seed production side of the business, taking great pride in the quality of seed produced. Harvey is Managing Director and owner and continues to be the forefront of the A W Page business. Helen Middlebrook - Seed Production Coordinator NIAB Crop Inspector (Cereals) - NIAB Seed Sampler - NIAB Seed Certification Helen has been with the company for over 8 years and has now achieved a variety of NIAB and BASIS qualifications within the industry, she also now holds her BASIS CertCropProt (Seed Sellers). Helen comes from a farming and equestrian background and although originally started at the company as an Office & Account Administrator, she is now enjoying taking on the extra role of Seed Production Coordinator and will be your first point of contact. Hmiddlebrook@awpageseeds.com Warehouse Operatives Peter Ireland & Nigel George - PA1 & PA11, Counterbalance Forklift Certificate Pete has been with the company for over 50 years and has worked across the whole plant in various roles, and has a wealth of knowledge surpassed by non. Nigel is now in his 9th year at the company and has worked his way up through the different rolesin the warehouse. The team work together well, and are always happy to help each other out in a variety of different roles across the company, making cups of tea, delivering seed, stacking bags, loading lorries , and sampling seed is all in a day's work!!

Warehouse Assistant

Pointon, Sleaford, UK - 54353
We are looking for an individual who has a positive, pro-active attitude and an ability to work both independently and as part of a team in a warehouse environment at our seed store. Processing conventional and organic seed of a wide range of species that we supply throughout the UK and also into the food industry.

The role will include all aspects related to the operation of our seed cleaning and seed mixing plant. In addition, there will also be general warehouse duties and some work as a local delivery driver.

Working regular hours 7am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday (40 hour per week).
Some overtime will be expected during seasonal peaks and may include weekends.
Pay – Dependent on experience

If you feel that you could be suited to this role, please apply with your CV and covering letter to hmiddlebrook@awpageseeds.com Alan W Page & Co (Seeds) Ltd, Fen Road, Pointon, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, NG34 0LZ
Person Specification:
  • Must be able to work both within a small team and by themselves.
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Agricultural background would be helpful, however full training will be provided.
  • Physically Fit
  • Counter Balance Forklift License is beneficial
  • Full Driver’s License is essential
  • Clear communicator, with good numerical skills.
  • Flexible and collaborative approach to cope with seasonal peaks.

Benefits:
  • Free on site parking
  • Contributory pension plan
  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays

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  • Fen Road, Pointon, Sleaford, UK
  • NG34 0LZ