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Best wishes,


Charlotte Pike


Ralph Early

Independent food scientist and food ethicist. Formerly Professor of Food Industry in Harper Adams University. Twenty-five years teaching in higher education and previously 18 years in the food industry (production/product development/quality and food safety management).

Special subjects

Food science/technology. Dairy technology. Food ethics. Food policy. Bioethics.

Regular work

Officially retired but still active.

Advisory boards / Awards

Council member and trustee: Food Ethics Council. Member publications committee: Society of Dairy Technology. Committee member: Institute of Meat.