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Joe Watson Legacy Fund open for applications

Applications are invited to the Joe Watson Legacy Fund to improve the understanding of agriculture and provide better education for journalism and communication. Submissions must be from Guild Members to the fund which was set up in memory of the…

 

Low-budget agricultural press trip to Croatia

Guild Members are invited to apply for a place on a low-budget press trip to Croatia – but those wanting to attend should move quickly. With Croatian agriculture still unknown to many, and the fabulous backdrop of Dalmatia and the Adriatic Coast…

 

Guild's 2018 IAgrE Award opens for entries

A £1000 prize fund for the best articles or broadcasts highlighting the vital role of engineering in modern food and energy production has opened for entries. The Guild's IAgrE Award is generously sponsored by the Institution of Agricultural…

 

Get to grips with new data protection rules

Guild Members are invited to attend a special presentation to explain the legal implications of new data protection rules. Implemented under the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the new rules impose strict requirements on…

 

Member profile: Petra Jacob

From performing operations on French snails to visiting yaks in Tajikistan, new Guild Member Petra Jacob shares some of the exotic experiences life as a freelance writer has thrown at her. Describe your job in a sentence I look around the world…

 

Bursary available for Canadian food summit

Guild Members are invited to apply for a bursary to attend a summit to discuss innovation in Canadian agriculture. In collaboration with the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists, the Arrell Food Institute is offering a bursary for…

 

Aly Balsom in Argentina after winning Perkins scholarship

Guild Member and freelance journalist Aly Balsom is investigating beef farming across Argentina after winning the 2017 Perkins Global Innovation Scholarship. The Perkins scholarship supports international travel and professional development…

 

Royal accolade for dairy publisher Barry Wilson

Dairy Industry Newsletter Barry Wilson received the Princess Royal Award for his contribution to the dairy industry. Awarded annually by the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers, the accolade is presented to individuals judged to have made …

 

Agenda now available for Guild's 2018 AGM

The full agenda is now available for the Guild's 75th Annual General Meeting, which is due to be held on Thursday, 26 April, 2018, in Warwickshire. Kindly hosted by NFU Mutual and the Guild's Midlands branch, the AGM will take place at NFU Mutual…

 

Double birthday celebration for Hornbeam

Hornbeam – the agricultural marketing agency led by Guild Member Rebecca Dawson – celebrated its first birthday with an expanded team and appointment by a new client. Comexposium Haymarket Exhibitions, organisers of Cereals and Fruit Focus events…

 

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