Senior Agriculture and Horticulture Manager Homepage Now Online

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This new personal homepage summarizes the global experiences of Dr. agr. Volker Kleinhenz. During his rich international career spanning 18 years he managed agriculture projects across the globe. His competencies include agricultural research, agricultural production, wholesale agribusiness and rural development.

Volker Kleinhenz - Agriculture and Horticulture Manager

Volker's homepage outlines his expertise in the domains of Agriculture, Horticulture, Agronomy, Wholesale Trade, Fresh Produce and Rural Development. It is based on sound knowledge of agricultural techniques and equipment used for pre- and post-farmgate operations. Plant protection, irrigation and fertilization are his key qualifications within his agronomic knowledge area. He uses this profound expertise for developing long and short-term budget goals for agricultural enterprises, formulating policies and best-practices procedures for efficient and safe farming procedures. The latter also include training staff members and farmers (outgrowers) for ensuring proper and safe work practices in compliance with governmental and B2B rules and regulations.

He has hands-on experience in procurement of raw material, devising agriculture processes as per land and climate conditions, implementing quality control and different techniques for maximizing the effective production of goods and their distribution. During a previous assignment he was responsible for acquiring, scheduling and applying fertilizers worth $2.7m p.a. for an agricultural acreage of 5,685 ha (14,048 acres). He is also proficient at grasping new technical concepts and implementing the same for promoting efficiency in operations and production.

One of his key qualifications is aligning operations management with implementing business and management principles for strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, and coordination of resources and employees. Production forecasting and production-cost (input) budgeting comprise his key experiences within business-related farm operations.

His personal qualities include uncompromisable integrity to produce genuine long-term sustainable development.

Volker's professional qualifications and his CV can be retrieved from his personal website. This site summarizes his experiences while working in East Asia incl. Taiwan, Thailand and Cambodia, in Australia, in India, in Egypt, and in Germany. It also includes a collection of his 47 publications, consultations and agricultural projects that he has managed. These details are also outlined at Volker's personal LinkedIn profile.


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