Agricultural Valuer Profile
Agricultural Valuer Profile
This Section of the site details information that you might find useful if you are looking to secure employment or require further details regarding working as an Agricultural Valuer. This page details the following Information:-
- Finding Suitable Work as an Agricultural Valuer
- Working Duties Expected
- Hours and Environment
- Working Skills Required
- Training Requirements
- Salary Expectations
- Trade Information
- Other useful Agricultural Valuer Work Information
Finding Suitable Work
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Working Duties Expected
Agricultural valuers are usually part of the rural practice team, and most likely to be qualified chartered surveyors with a rural practice specialism and/or recognised members of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV). They develop a very detailed knowledge of how to assess and value rural land and property. Their work is narrower and more specialised than that of the all-round rural practice surveyor. They value land, crops and livestock, buildings and machinery. They have detailed knowledge of fluctuations in the grain and other crop markets and a highly detailed knowledge of the value of animals. They deal with complex financial systems, eg the accounts side of dairy farming.
Agricultural valuers have to be good communicators with a good head for figures. They need to be comfortable physically handling animals and must be able to talk the farmer's language.
What does the role encounter?
An agricultural valuers work may include:
• valuing land, crops, livestock, machinery, buildings and trees either for the purposes of sale or purchase;
• working with auctioneers to assess realistic sale values for all of the above;
• helping prepare compensation claims, eg if agricultural land and property has been subject to compulsory purchase;
• acting as an expert witness in planning decisions or other legal processes;
• helping farmers make sound business decisions based on potential values of livestock, crops and other assets;
• keeping up to date with information about new crops, such as those grown for fuel and different livestock, eg ostriches or bison.
Where can I find further information?
Further information can be found by visiting any of the following bodies and organisations the addresses and their respective websites are:
Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV) - Market Chambers, 35 Market Place, Coleford, Gloucs GL16 8AA - Tel: 01594 832 979 - www.caav.org.uk/
Other Useful Agricultural Valuer Work Information
We have a section available at this site on Agricultural Valuer job interview tips that you may find of interest should you wish to brush up your skills in this area and we also have number of career articles that may also be of use to you from within our guides and documents section.
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