If you would like to submit your entry for 2020, please email Alma or Linda on the following emails:


Alma Watson:


Linda Blaker:


Join Farmers Weekly in celebrating the farming industry and recognising the hard work of UK farmers. Nominate a deserving individual for an award.

There are 15 categories that you can nominate for free. Not sure which to nominate? Visit the categories page that has a short description of each award. Do you know someone who should receive recognition for their contribution to farming? You can nominate any number of individuals – they can be your employer, someone you do business with or even a member of your family.


  • Arable Farmer

  • Arable Adviser

  • Beef Farmer

  • Contractor

  • Dairy Farmer

  • Diversification Farmer

  • Farm Manager

  • Grassland Manager

  • Livestock Adviser

  • Mixed Farmer

  • Pig Farmer

  • Poultry Farmer

  • Sheep Farmer

  • Supplier of the Year

  • Young Farmer

How to Nominate

How do I nominate someone for an award?

  • Answer the questions in the key areas outline in the entry form

  • Give the name of your nomination and why they should be shortlisted

  • You are encouraged to attach supporting documentation to enhance your nominations application (eg. business plans, account, environmental, biodiversity audits, research, etc.)

  • Submit your nomination

  • Entry deadline is 30 April 2020 at midnight (12:00)

  • If you are posting a nomination you must supply 5 copies of your nomination

What are the rules?

  • The entrant and partner should be available to attend the Awards Night date, 1 October 2020 at Grosvenor House Hotel, London

  • The judges will need to meet the person, or persons, named on the entry/nomination form during the farm judging visits which will take place from June to August

  • The finalists’ stories, and their photographs, will appear in Farmers Weekly and its related products as well as local and national press

  • The winner, receiving each award should be the person or persons named on the entry or nomination form.

If you are posting your entry or submission send to:

Linda Blaker
Farmers Weekly Awards
Quadrant House
Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5AS


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Farmers Weekly Awards celebrate the very best of British farming by recognising and rewarding innovation, hard work and passion for agriculture.

The Farmers Weekly Awards night has become a highlight in the farming social calendar. The 2020 awards will take place on Thursday 1st October at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.



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