BASIS celebrates membership milestone in 45th year


01 June 2023
6,000th member joins the register.

BASIS is celebrating 6,000 professional registered members becoming qualified this year, coinciding with the organisation’s 45th birthday.

Established in 1978, BASIS offers training, events and qualifications to all those in the UK potato supply industry. 

Chairman William Burgess said: “The BASIS team is very proud to be supporting agronomists and land managers to achieve excellence and to keep up with the ever-changing demands placed on them in a time of such fast-pace change. We work hard to raise professional standards across land management and food production by supporting people and businesses."

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Harry Goring from Suffolk (pictured), has become the 6,000th member to join the BASIS professional register, after taking his crop protection management qualification this year.

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