ABOUT NEW LEAF HUB
We are a collaborative organisation focused on supporting food businesses, farmers and growers in addressing practical solutions to industry challenges.
We aim to create beneficial relationships, supporting and linking the food industry to innovators, scientists and research centres to improve sustainability, productivity and efficiencies within the food supply chains.
ABOUT STEPHEN SHIELDS
Stephen Shields is employed as the Technical Director at Huntapac Produce Ltd where he has been employed for the last 16 years.
Prior to his time within produce Stephen worked within the Protein sector within low and high care environments. Stephen is passionate about innovating within the industry and has a keen interest in sustainability and biodiversity.
“ I am hopeful that the New Leaf Hub platform will provide links to industry innovation and services and offer technical services that support food businesses, farmers and growers”.
Stephen has an MSc in Food Science and is a member of the NFU (Horticultural & Potato) Board, a member of the Red Tractor (Fresh Produce) Board, a Fellow of the Institute of Food Science & Technology (FIFST) and a Professional Member of the Institute of Agricultural Management PMIAgrM).