Michael Braim

Dr. Michael Braim is a hands on farmer with experience of farming in variety countries.

While having the practical know how Dr. Michael Braim has the academic training and knowledge to provide professional advice of the highest quality.

With his more than 12 years of experience working and living in Romania he is ideally placed to a key member of an team planning on establishing a large scale agricultural project in Romania.

Currently he owns and works two arable farms, one 400 Ha farm in Yorkshire, UK and the second 600 Ha farm in Braila County Romania.  He also works as an Independent Agronomy Consultant both in Romania and overseas. Crops grown include Maize, Wheat, Barley, Sunflowers, Rapeseed and Soya Beans.

Italy  1978-1980 Agronomist working with specialist agricultural contractor providing plant protection services.

Saudi Arabia 1989-2000: Chief agronomist and technical manager with Almarai/Masstock on 7500 Ha of central pivot irrigated farm producing wheat, barley, maize, lucerne and other forage crops.

As well working and managing his own farms he has been working as an independent specialist agronomy consultant to a wide range of organizations, companies and individuals.

Masstock Zambia consultant on cotton, paprika and marigold production

Kazakhstan: World Bank, Case IH, Valmont  Project, Agronomic advise on Agricultural Supply  Company Start Up.

Belarus:  Feasability study for sugar Beet Project with EBRD

Vietnam/Cambodia:  Feasability Study on production of Maize and Beans in dry season using excess electricity supply to irrigate

Egypt: Agronomy consultancy on forage production for large dairy project in Nile delta

Algeria: Agronomy Consultancy work on establishmentof a fully irrigated arable and forage crop production project.

Dr. Michael Braim is specialised in the agriculture field, covering succesfully:

  • Preparation of Project business plans crop programmes with full P&L and cash flows.
  • Providing Agronomic advice to ensure best practice for achieving optimum and sustainable crop production.
  • Consultancy services on project feasibility and provision of support in agricultural project establishment.
  • Specialist knowledge of agricultural inputs and their delivery systems.

Experience and expertise in dealing with large International organizations in the establishment of large scale agricultural projects including World Bank and EBRD.