Tom Overbury

Principal Lecturer in Farm Mechanisation
Tom Overbury

Position

Principal Lecturer in Farm Mechanisation

Qualifications

BSc (Cranfield), MIAgrE

Contact details

tom.overbury@rau.ac.uk

Tel: 01285 652531

Biography

University Responsibilities

  • Examinations Officer
  • Course Manager for Foundation Degree in Agriculture and Farm Management
  • Course Manager for BASIS courses
  • Member of Academic Board

Research

Research Interests

  • Mechanical management of conservation grazing
  • Invisible fencing and virtual cattle grids
  • Machinery development for management of sites with high environmental value

Teaching

Programme Manager

  • FdSc Agriculture and Farm Management

Teaching Interests:

  • Farm Machinery Management
  • Pesticide Application
  • Agricultural Policy