Andrew Nicholas BSc (Hons) NDA MBIAC - Director / Consultant

Cheshire Office

Andrew has been a farm business consultant since graduating from Harper Adams Agricultural College in 1998. He originally worked for Throup Slater Consultants, before leaving to manage a dairy herd of 700 cows. He then joined Harvey Hughes in February 2011. Andrew is a Farming Connect approved consultant, member of the British Institute of Agricultural Consultants (BIAC) and holds a Certificate of Leadership & Management in Lean Management.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Strategic Business Review & Planning
  • Financial Budgeting and Management Accounting
  • Business Rescue and Restructuring Packages
  • Dairy Herd Management including herd management protocols for fertility, lameness and mastitis
  • Milk contract reviews and negotiations
  • BPS & Grant applications
  • NVZ & Cross Compliance including NVZ appeals



Harvey Hughes Ltd • 43 Castle St • Northwich • Cheshire • CW8 1EY