The HOPS team aim to please and love building lasting relationships with our clients. Some of our members have been with us since the very beginning in 1989!

“We phoned HOPS on a Friday afternoon looking for an assistant herdsman. By Monday lunchtime the vacancy had been filled  with a suitable candidate.

The overall process was very straight forward with good communication.”

Jono Smales

Company Director, PD Smales & Son, Lyburn Farm

“We were delighted with the efficiency of HOPS for our recent recruitment and will definitely be using them again for any future requirements. Highly recommended”

Juliet White

Company Director, P.J. Services (EU) Ltd

“We are really pleased with the quality of the candidates we received from HOPS.

Of the first 5 candidates we were given, all had the necessary skills required for the job, – We are pleased to say that we have filled the position and our new employee started with us today”

Kate Adams

Company Director, Coast to Coast Caravans

“To date we are very pleased with the people we have received. They seem to be very keen and well-motivated. Still early in the season, but looking positive so far.”

Ben Drummond

Company Director, EC Drummond Agriculture Ltd

“We are currently really happy with the standard of workers that have come to the farm.”

Jim Gorton

Operations Manager, EC Drummond Agriculture Ltd

‘We needed an experienced seasonal member of staff for our field trials organisation over a 9 month period. We contacted HOPS who provided support in advertising and recruiting the right candidate in a short period of time. Would recommend them to any Agriculture business.’

Gavin Laird

Field Trials Manager, Oxford Agricultural Trials Ltd

“We think our new beekeeper is spot on for the job. What a result! And so fast!

We are releived and cannot thank HOPS enough for their help and assistance.”

Lucy Zaichenko

Company Director, Honeybee Suppliers - V&L Honeymakers

“My experience of the HOPS team was a positive one.

Their communications with me were professional, clear and timely and they made the process of securing this job very straightforward.”

Angela Stock

Book Keeeper, P.J. Services (EU) Ltd

“I have worked with HOPS for over 20 years and as a smaller grower, they have always treated me with the same level of support, professionalism and customer care as any large employer. It is a pleasure to work with the team at HOPS and I would not hesitate to recommend them.”


Jeremy Linsell

Company Director, Chromesword Ltd

“We have been really pleased with the workers, also HOPS with any queries and setting things running.

We are delighted to be on our last harvest day (2017) and we will be in touch again next year!”

“They have been excellent workers, without them our potatoes would still be in the ground !” (Nov 2018)

Richard Hayman

Company Director, Hayman Norton Farm Ltd