Farming events from Farmers Weekly

Events in 2019



The Farmers Weekly Diversification event brings you a day full of key individuals and experts in their fields to share their knowledge, stories and advice. This is an opportunity for you to source information and advice on funding, grants, planning, new products, new services, new ideas, troubleshooting, business tips, marketing tools, networking, inspiring keynote sessions, like-minded professionals, potential partnerships and much more.
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Future Farm Technology Expo

The only event in the UK dedicated exclusively to smart agricultural technology across all farming sectors. Future Farm Technology Expo will showcase technologies (hardware and software) used in agriculture to help both small and large farms improve productivity and manage operations.
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OSR Masters

This event is a chance to discuss the various factors influencing OSR growth in the UK, hear best practice advice from the country’s top OSR growers and industry experts and your discuss the challenges with farmer peers, all in a farm setting.
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Ag Careers Live

Ag Careers Live is a showcase for some of the most exciting and rewarding education and career opportunities in food and farming. It brings together leading academic institutions and some of the sector’s most dynamic companies, all looking to recruit new talent, either through open vacancies or apprenticeship opportunities.
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Farmers Weekly Awards 2020

The Farmers weekly Awards entries are now open. Join Farmers Weekly in celebrating the farming industry and recognising the hard work of UK farmers. Enter the awards today.

There are 14 categories that you can enter one or more for free. Visit the categories page for a short description of each award.

In addition to the 14 categories, the Farmer of the Year Award is selected by Farmers Weekly, Farm Innovator selected by the judges from the finalists and the Supplier of the Year selected by anyone and the finalists. The Awards also take nominations for the Lifetime achievement Award and Farming Champion from anyone.

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Fertile Minds

Fertile Minds Conference helps you to further your career in farming with the focus on business planning and farm diversification. If you are a business-driven young farmer or an individual wanting to start your career in agriculture, then this is the right place for you. You will also have the opportunity to meet your peers and question experts about your plans.
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Business Clinic Live

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Arable Horizons

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Farmers Apprentice

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Soils in Practice


Soils in Practice - North

Soils in Practice brings together experts and industry professionals from across the UK agricultural sector, providing a platform to discuss the latest advances in boosting soil fertility and best practice in soil management.
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Soils in Practice - South

Soils in Practice brings together experts and industry professionals from across the UK agricultural sector, providing a platform to discuss the latest advances in boosting soil fertility and best practice in soil management
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Events news


FW Awards 2019: Contractor of the Year

Allan, Alyson and Stuart Wilson are the 2019 Farmers Weekly Contractors of the Year. Having run a contracting outfit for just shy of 40 years, family team Allan, Alyson and…


FW Awards 2019: Livestock Adviser of the Year

Trevor Alcorn is the 2019 Farmers Weekly Awards Livestock Adviser of the Year. Dairy development adviser Trevor is a key asset for 80 family farms in Northern Ireland – helping…


FW Awards 2019: Beef Farmer of the Year

Ian and Michael Sturmer are the 2019 Farmers Weekly Beef Farmers of the Year. Sturmer Farms is an exciting example of how the beef sector as a whole could reshape…


FW Awards 2019: Innovator of the Year

Neil Fell is the 2019 Farmers Weekly Innovator of the Year. The return of sheep scab and resistance to injectables means dipping is back in vogue, and Durham-based contractor Neil…


Young Farmers Festival: Everything you need to know

Farmers Weekly is hosting the all-new Young Farmers Festival, a music experience for the young rural community. The weekend extravaganza will feature music, sports and plenty of partying. Register your…


Get tickets for New Scientist Live with Farmers Weekly

Farmers Weekly is working with a group of 14 leading farming businesses and organisations to bring the Future of Farming to New Scientist Live - from 10-13 October - and…

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