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John Barnard Bush OBE CStJ JP (born Marlborough, Wiltshire, 1937) is the current Lord Lieutenant of the English county of Wiltshire, serving since 2004. He had previously been the county's High Sheriff.

Outside public service, Bush is a career farmer, owning a mixed farm at Heywood in West Wiltshire.

Bush served for many years as non-executive chairman of West Midland Farmers Association Ltd, a regional agricultural co-operative previously based in Melksham, Wiltshire. He oversaw its 1999 demutualization to become Countrywide Farmers plc, a farming, equestrian and rural supplies firm, which, as of 2004 when he retired from the post, had 11 000 farmer shareholders and an annual turnover of £150 million.

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