Nominate someone for a Farmers Weekly 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.

The Farmers Weekly Awards is open to each and every UK farmer and serve to recognise exceptional endeavour. Whether they have excelled in business or in the community, ensure they get the recognition they deserve.

There are 15 categories that you can nominate and you can choose more than one. Not sure which to nominate?

Visit the categories page, which has a short description of each award.

The entry process consists of multiple questions, so we recommend you pay a visit to our guidance page, to help you complete your application.

Make a difference

You are about to make a difference in someone’s life. Whether it is a friend, a colleague or a family member who has devoted their time to improve the agriculture sector, they deserve to be recognised.

The Farmers Weekly Awards is open to all farmers and people working in the agriculture industry. Whether they have been outstanding in business, farming innovation or they are just passionate about their work, this is your chance to put them through to win an award.

PLEASE NOTE: NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED

5 reasons to nominate someone 

1. Reward them for all their hard work.
2. Give them an amazing surprise they’ll never forget.
3. Give them the motivation and confidence boost they deserve.
4. Inspire the greater farming community using their success
5. This is our chance to sing about unsung farming heroes!

How to nominate

Whether it is someone who has devoted their time to farming, someone who is a dynamic, successful adviser providing their farming clients with invaluable advice, or just someone who is developing the enterprise in terms of production standards, profitability and sustainability – nominate them today and make a difference to their life.

Tips to enter the awardsHow 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
  • If you are posting a nomination you must supply 5 copies of your nomination

Tips to enter the awards

What are the rules?

  • The entrant and partner should be available to attend the Awards Night date, 7 October 2021 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.
  • We only accept nominations/entries from UK farmers

Tips to enter the awardsIf you are posting your entry or submission, please send it to:

Alma Watson
Farmers Weekly Awards
Quadrant House,
The Quadrant,

Sutton,
Surrey,
SM2 5AS

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