At Westcotts Agricultural Services, we provide independent business and technical advice to farmers.
Our team of experienced consultants work closely with clients to provide advice and understand that every business is different and as such we can provide services to best suit you. Working with you, we can help to drive profits going forwards.
We put the emphasis on getting to know our clients and building partnerships that last. To fully understand you and your business, we’ll be happy to offer a free initial consultation which will allow us to understand your plans and any specific issues you may have. With our wide range of offices around the region, we are never far away.
- We can help you with a range of issues including:
- Whole Farm Appraisals
- Budget and Cash Flow Forecasts
- Enterprise Budgets
- Cost of Production and Benchmarking
- Strategic Business Planning and Financial Sustainability
- Business Expansion
- Basic Payment Scheme Applications and Advice
- Environmental Schemes
- Grant Funding
- Cross Compliance and NVZ Regulation
- Contract and Share Farming Agreements
- Independent Ruminant Nutrition
- Forage Management and Fertiliser Recommendations
Get in touch with our specialist team to see how we can help your business.
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Get in touch with one of our specialist advisers to see how we can help your business.
Peter BrownAgricultural Director
The specialist sectors we can advise you on include,
but are not limited to the following:
- Charities and Not for Profit
- Company accounts
- IT Contractors
- Manufacturing and Technology
- Owner Managed Businesses
- Professional Practices
- Property and Construction
- SME Market
- Timeshare Industry
- Tourism and Leisure
Whoever you are, wherever you are, whatever you want to achieve. With more offices in the South West than any other firm, we’re always on hand to offer face-to-face advice, opening doorways to a whole world of specialisms and services which are available to all of our clients whenever they need them.
To find your nearest office or get in touch with one of our specialist advisers, please go to our contact us page.
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