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Job vacancy: Editor

Editor Ipswich-based Early Bird Farming Publications is recruiting an editor for the leading farming magazine Farmers Guide. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a great business at an exciting time, which is seeing growth and new…

 

Jane Craigie receives prestigious CARAS award

Guild fellow Jane Craigie was presented with an associateship of the UK's royal agricultural societies – the CARAS award – at the 2019 Royal Highland Show. The award – from the Council for Awards of Royal Agricultural Societies (CARAS) – was made…

 

Guild member Ben Skipper designs Help for Heroes T-shirt

Guild member and forces veteran Ben Skipper (above left) has seen his graphic design work appear on an Armed Forces Day T-Shirt by the Help for Heroes charity. Former Force Protection NCO Ben, who served in Kosovo and Sierra Leone, experienced a…

 

Job vacancy - Marketing and Communications Executive

Marketing and Communications Executive AHDB Dairy Looking for an exciting, fast-paced Marcomms executive role with experience of communications delivery in an industry which is rarely out of the news? Are you great at story-telling and creating…

 

In praise of the Guild's agri-photographers

They are rarely in the forefront, and their skills are rarely praised, but our sector’s photographers are vital for telling and selling our stories, writes Jane Craigie. So often, photographers are the hidden members of the Guild. They are…

 

Job vacancy: Production Editor

  Production Editor Early Bird Farming Publications is a highly successful agricultural publisher based in Ipswich, celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Farmers Guide magazine.  The company has an exciting opportunity for an experienced…

 

Invitation to attend low budget trip to Finland

Guild members are invited to apply for a place on an agri-media visit to Finland – organised with the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and the Finnish Guild of Agricultural Journalists. The excursion takes place from 22–24 September…

 

Scottish agri-media trip hailed major success

More than 20 journalists from 17 countries visited the Highlands and Islands of Scotland – and left with stomachs full of some of the best food produced by Scottish farmers. The trip was organised by BGAJ members Eilidh MacPherson, Petra Aline…

 

Gemma Mackenzie wins 2019 Stuart Seaton Award

The Aberdeenshire Press and Journal and its farming editor Gemma Mackenzie have won the Guild’s 2019 Stuart Seaton Award for Regional Newspaper and Journalist. Guild member Gemma (above left) was presented with her award by Guild council member…

 

Carol McLaren to leave Quality Meat Scotland

Guild member Carol McLaren is leaving her post as director of marketing and communications at Quality Meat Scotland to take up a new role at Glenalmond College. Carol (pictured above) will become director of marketing and communications at the…

 

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