Published on 30th June 2015
Andy Collings (above right) scooped the 2015 Institution of Agricultural Engineers Award with an article entitled "The Brains Behind Engine Operation". It was published in Profi.
Alastair Taylor (above left) of the Institution of Agricultural Engineers presented the award to Andy at the 2015 Cereals event.
Judges said they were impressed by the way the article took a technical topic and explained it in a clear and understandable way, making a difficult subject accessible and appealing to a large number of readers.
The piece contained good, sharp facts throughout and finished with a useful summary, said judges.
Runner-up was Olivia Midgley for her article published in Farmers Guardian.
Olivia's article was praised for its thorough research and level of detail, which meant she provided a comprehensive look at the topic. Again, it was a piece that appealed to a wide audience.