Richard Taylor

Senior Associate Director, Farming

+44 1609 788457


Thornfield Business Park, Standard Way

+44 1609 780306

Responsible for the Farming Department in Yorkshire, Richard has over 25 years experience of providing farm management and consultancy advice in the North of England. He is involved in providing detailed management support, financial budgeting and control, and strategic guidance on all aspects of agriculture including in-hand farming, contract farming and advice to working farmers.

Education and Qualifications

Richard has a degree in Agricultural Science from Nottingham University; is FACTS qualified and acts as an expert witness in agricultural matters. Richard is an associate of the Institute of Agricultural Management and a member of two local agricultural societies in North Yorkshire.


Richard lives with his wife and three children in a village near Thirsk, where he remains an active member of the hockey club.

Richard's expertise

  • Expert witness
  • Farming
  • Contract farming and joint ventures
  • Environmental schemes (farming)
  • Farm management
  • Grants - subsidies - legislation (farming)
  • Business strategy and reviews (farming)