The John Edgar Trust is a Hampshire-based charity dedicated to helping people in southern England to achieve their potential in farming and rural enterprises.

It is with regret that the John Edgar Trust Organising Committee, with the support of the Trustees, have made the decision to postpone the 2020/21 course due to restrictions currently in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The course will feature:

JET Presentation and group discussion

    • A 3-module residential course in rural business management
    • One 5-day tutored course held at Cirencester
    • One 4-day project-based course held at Cirencester
    • One 4-day project-based course held in Hampshire
    • Seminars on Managing People, Business Practice, Taxation & Law, Media Management, Leadership
    • Practical Case Studies and Seminars

More information is available on the Course page, and an information sheet can be downloaded here

On a farm visit

On a farm visit

Applications are invited from people who:

    • Are at an early stage in their career in agriculture or rural-based business in Southern England
    • Have management experience or potential
    • Are future leaders in their chosen field
    • Wish to benefit, as almost 300 people already have, from the “John Edgar Experience”

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, applications have been postponed but please do send your expressions of interest for future courses to email hidden; JavaScript is required.


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