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New award to highlight excellence in PR writing

A new award which recognises excellence in PR writing has been launched by the Guild. PR Writer of the Year is open to all PR professionals who work in the agricultural sector and carries a £150 prize.   Entries for the award will be judged on how…

 

Photography awards re-open with new sponsor and £750 prize pot

The Guild’s Photography Awards are now open for entries from members who are either full-time professional photographers or who take photographs as part of their work. Images can also be nominated by editors/clients on behalf of a member. The…

 

Entries welcomed to Omnia Precision Agronomy Award

The British Guild of Agricultural Journalists’ 2021 Omnia Precision Agronomy Award, sponsored by Hutchinsons is open for entries. Award entries are open to any Guild member who has had a feature on the use of precision farming technologies in…

 

New sponsor as Stuart Seaton Award opens

Entries have opened for the Guild’s 2021 Stuart Seaton Award which celebrates high quality coverage of farming and rural affairs by local and regional newspapers. The award, which is made jointly to a journalist and their publication, recognises…

 

Do you have a PR campaign to be proud of?

The BGAJ PR award which recognises excellence in agricultural and supply chain public relations and communications is now open for entries. The award, now in its third year, will honour the most successful public relations campaign or project…

 

Who deserves the 2021 Netherthorpe accolade?

Nominations are open for the 2021 Netherthorpe Communicator of the Year Award – the Guild’s most prestigious accolade which recognises members who have made an outstanding and sustained contribution to agricultural communications. The Netherthorpe…

 

Tickets now available for this year's Harvest Lunch

One of the most popular events in the the Guild's calendar is returning to London on 7 October 2021. The online Harvest Festival was a huge success last year with 120 people logging on to listen to hymns, readings and prayers while sampling some…

 

Guild chaplain Geoff Dodgson ordained as priest

Long-time Guild member and honourary Chaplain Geoff Dodgson has been ordained as a priest this month by the Right Revd Stephen Conway, Bishop of Ely in Ely Cathedral. Geoff’s main roles will include his voluntary work as a priest in the Papworth…

 

Guild member Charlotte Cunningham wins 2021 iAgrE award

Crop Production Magazine’s (CPM) acting co-editor Charlotte Cunningham has won the 2021 IAgrE award for the best article or broadcast highlighting the vital role of engineering in modern food and energy production. The award is kindly sponsored…

 

Guild members reunited in first event since before Covid-19

Guild members enjoyed a welcome return to events and celebrated together at a ‘Bangers 'n' Beers’ evening on the first day of Cereals. The reception – kindly sponsored by Drone Ag – was held in the media centre, with around 50 members and friends…

 

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