John AlpeNFU Organics Forum member and NFU North West Dairy Board member
John is an organic farmer from Lancashire who runs a small dairy herd of 45 milking cows alongside young dairy stock, beef cattle and a flock of 1000 breeding sheep.
Actively involved with LEAF, John hosts educational access visits for people with special needs and liaises with schools to deliver a presentation on food production with a focus on educating inner city areas.
John is part of the NFU’s Organic Forum and sits on the NFU North West dairy board. He also sits on the OMSCo board.
John strongly believes in succession and creating opportunities for young people to allow them to get into the dairy industry.