Red Tractor appoints former Sainsbury head of agriculture
By James Ridler
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Red Tractor Assurance has appointed Sainsbury’s former head of agriculture Sue Lockhart as its new head of assurance.
She brought with her a wealth of experience spanning food technology, regional sourcing, innovation and sustainability.
Lockhart was appointed as the Sainsbury’s head of agriculture in 2013, but will now take a leading role in the continued development of Red Tractor’s farm standards.
Commenting on Lockhart’s appointment, Jim Moseley, Red Tractor’s ceo, said: “We are delighted that Sue is joining our team, adding considerable strength at a critical time when we are developing Red Tractor in to a flagship scheme which can both protect and promote British agriculture.”