The winners of the Farmers Weekly Awards 2018

On the 4th October the farming community whooped and cheered the people that make British agriculture the exciting, diverse and world-class industry we’re all proud to be a part of.

In the heart of London, 1,100 farmers, advisers, industry leaders and representatives joined together to congratulate the champions of farming’s most prestigious ceremony – the 2018 Farmers Weekly Awards.

Farmers Weekly editor “King” Karl Schneider got a rather royal fanfare as his strode on stage to give his welcome.

James Tomlinson
Dairy Farmer of the Year 2018

Andrew Laughton
Beef farmer of the year

Oliver Hodgkinson
Farm Adviser of the Year 2018

Sylvia Crocker
Farming Champion

Justin Nichols
Supplier of the Year 2018

Philip Crawley
Poultry Farmer of the Year 2018

Richard Fox
Farmworker of the year 2018

Matthew Brownlee
Mixed Farmer of the year 2018

Charlie and Will Moreton
Diversification Farmers of the year 2018

Reverend Dr Gordon Gatward
Lifetime Achievement Award

John and Sarah Yeomans
Sheep Farmers of the Year 2018

Jacob Anthony
Young Farmer of the Year 2018

Magnus Sinclair
Contractor of the Year 2018

Craig Livingstone
Arable and overall Farmer of the year 2018

Alexandra Dunn
Ag Student of the Year 2018

Mike Shapland
Farm Manager of the year 2018

Rob and Helen Mutimer
Pig Farmers of the Year 2018


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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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