Farmers Weekly Awards Sponsor Profiles
The Farmers Weekly Awards appreciate the hard work sponsors have done with supporting this year’s awards and supporting the farming industry as well as farmers across the UK.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the Farmers Weekly Awards, get in touch today and see what opportunities we can offer.
Agrovista is a leading supplier of agronomy advice, seed, crop protection products and precision farming services, whose roots were firmly established 60 years ago.
At Agrovista, we recognise that the face of agriculture is changing rapidly. Our aim to equip growers with the tools they need to respond to these changes before they happen.
Through our extensive trials programme, we research and develop cost-effective and environmentally-sound crop solutions.
We cover every aspect of production including arable, grass and forage crops, fruit, vegetable and commercial horticulture right through to lawn and turf care. We and are totally committed to providing innovative and evidenced-backed solutions for British agriculture, both now and in the future.
With depots and regional agronomy centres throughout the UK, we are your local crop care experts.
We are delighted to be part of the Farmers Weekly Awards and proud to be the sponsor of the Farmer of the Year.
“Co-op is a leading convenience food retailer, we are the UK’s largest co-operative business, owned by millions of members, and we’ve a history of taking action on the issues that matter most to our members and customers. The world is changing in ways that are having a real impact on our food system. We know we need to be agile and adapt to ensure a sustainable food future for people and the planet.
We take great care in understanding where our products come from, what ingredients go into them and how we can make our business operate more efficiently. We want to ensure that the way we source our ingredients and create our products is done with people and the planet front of mind. We will champion sustainable agriculture and our British sourcing commitments will remain strong. Supporting
British farmers is important to the Co-op members and customers – that’s why we guarantee that all our own brand fresh and frozen meat and the meat we use in Co-op products is 100% British. With our farmer and grower groups we’re innovating together – embracing new technology and working on projects with partners to protect the environment we farm, not just here in the UK but overseas as well. We believe that British farmers produce some of the best food in the world, and that’s why we are a leading supporter of British food and farming.”Read more
Germinal is a leader in forage and forage-based farming systems with market expertise developed over generations. Their success lies in a strategic mix of scientific innovation, global partnerships, educational initiatives and a team of highly experienced people.
For over thirty years, Germinal has maintained a unique relationship with the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Science (IBERS) at Aberystwyth University. Through this collaboration, the company has brought Aber High Sugar Grass (AberHSG) to a worldwide market, providing a combination of dry matter yield and herbage quality capable of under-pinning modern sustainable livestock farming.
We owe our success to our independence, a value that connects us with our customers, with farmers who are also usually self-employed entrepreneurs. Independence gives us the freedom to conduct intensive research and to develop new varieties in order to tailor our portfolio to the needs of our customers, specifically to their necessities.Read more
NSF International work with the food industry to create consumer confidence from farm to food.
We work with farmers to help them demonstrate the quality of what they produce. Farm assurance covers animal welfare, food safety, traceability and provenance and environmental protection so consumers can be confident the food they eat is safe and responsibility produced.
VIP Drinks Sponsor
We are delighted to be part of the Farmers Weekly Awards and proud to be the sponsor of the VIP Drinks.
FARMERS WEEKLY AWARDS
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.