5 May 1995

Tomorrows leaders sought

TODAYS students are tomorrows industry leaders. To recognise their important contribution to UK agriculture and the countryside, farmers weekly, in association with Zeneca Crop Protection, is launching the 1995 Student of the Year competition.

Designed to promote agricultural excellence both in the field and the classroom, our award will mark the achievement of one very special student. He or she will combine a high level of academic skills with practical knowledge about our industry.

Just as important the winner will be aware of the complex issues facing farmers and have a passionate commitment to promote all that is best about our industry.

If you know someone who fits the bill look out for the entry form in next weeks issue or write to farmers weekly, Student of the Year competition, L615 Quadrant House, The Quadrant, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5AS.

Three finalists will be invited to an awards ceremony to be held at Smithfield FarmTech, Earls Court, London, on Nov 26-28.