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09 Jun 2021

The winner of Technician for 2021 talks to Inside Agri Turf

The winner of Technician for 2021, Laura Bassnett, talks about her route into becoming an ag machinery technician in a new episode of Inside Agri Turf.

After spending some time in Australia and New Zealand, Laura got the bug for the outdoor life and for agriculture.

On her return to the UK, she enrolled on a two year Agricultural Engineering course at Reaseheath College, during which time she applied for a job as a technician with Ernest Doe Ltd
She was accepted and today works as a Trainee Technician at the company's Fyfield branch.


Laura recently won the Technician for 2021 Award run by the Landbased Engineering, Training and Education Committee (LETEC).

She talks to Chris Biddle about her passion for the job and ambitions for the future.

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