Jon Rooke – is the production manager for HZPC UK. Jon was brought up on the family farm in North Yorkshire. He went to Harper Adams to study Agriculture with crop management in 2003. Once qualified he started at Greenvale AP at Tern Hill in 2007 as a graduate and soon moved into managing there Own Growing operation in the West. After 6 years he moved back to Yorkshire and now manages HZPCs UK seed growers.
Jon lives on a farm a few miles north of York with his wife Charlotte, who makes wedding cakes professionally (www.applecharlotte.co.uk) and his children Bertie and Mabel. In his spare time he enjoys shooting, golf and playing cricket.