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Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research

14 August 2015

Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research is the leading post-harvest applied research facility for agricultural storage in the UK. It is owned by the Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board and operated by its AHDB Potatoes division.

Find out more about Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research

 

Adrian Cunnington

Adrian Cunnington 
Head of Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research

I oversee the programme of storage R&D carried out by SBCSR and carry out levy-payer advisory, training and consultancy work on potato storage systems and management nationwide. I am co-author of AHDB Potatoes’ Store Managers’ Guide and currently chair the Technical Working Group for the CIPC Stewardship Scheme.

e:  adrian.cunnington@ahdb.org.uk
o:  01406 359411
m: 07970 072260
t:  @accunnington

 

Glyn Harper

Glyn Harper 

Potato Pathologist

I am responsible for SBCSR's work on potato diseases and provide advice, guidance and training to levy payers on disease identification and management. I currently oversee a number of Innovate UK projects on the SBCSR programme. I am co-chair of the Post-Harvest Section of the European Association for Potato Research.

e:  glyn.harper@ahdb.org.uk
o:  01406 359413
m: 07789 874944

 

Adrian Briddon

Adrian Briddon 

Technologist

I am responsible for the work at SBCSR on potato sprout suppression and provide training, advice and assistance to levy payers on their use in storage. I also specialise in potato processing and quality management for that sector.  I am secretary of the CIPC Stewardship Group and a qualified BASIS trainer on post-harvest chemical use.

e:  adrian.briddon@ahdb.org.uk
o:  01406 359412
m: 07789 924894