The wait is nearly over to find out who will be crowned as farming champions in Farmers Weekly’s biggest ever awards night.

More than 1000 farmers and members of the agricultural industry are set to attend the glittering ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane.

In what is sure to be farming’s most entertaining night of the year, Farmers Weekly will be celebrating the best of British agriculture, proving that farmers are no ordinary people.

Debbie Beaton, FW’s awards director, said: “After months of preparation we can’t wait for what will be a memorable evening for British farmers and the industry.

“Each of our finalists proves that farmers are extraordinary people and it will be fantastic to celebrate that fact tonight.”

FWi will be carrying full coverage of the awards winners and the night’s entertainment.

For all the latest news and profiles of our finalists, visit our Farmers Weekly Awards 2008 special report.