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ABP Agricultural Journalism Awards open

This year’s ABP Agricultural Journalism Awards – which recognise the best in British written and broadcast agricultural journalism – are now open for entries. Kindly sponsored by ABP Food Group, the 2020 awards will be judged by a panel of…

 

Tens of thousands engage in #LockdownLearning initiative

An online learning initiative created by a collaboration of Guild members has yielded extraordinary results. EatFarmNow launched a suite of learning resources for primary school children in April to help parents and carers with the difficult task…

 

IFAJ votes in Lena Johansson as President

2020 is a year of firsts for the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ). The Delegate Assembly was successfully held online for the first time on 25 June 2020, followed by a week-long online process for the biannual Presidium…

 

£1,500 prize pot as Omnia Precision Agronomy Award opens

The British Guild of Agricultural Journalists’ 2020 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…

 

Peter Hill wins IAgrE journalism award

Freelance machinery journalist Peter Hill has won the Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE) Award for a feature about an intelligent sprayer which targets individual weeds, published in Future Farming. Farmers Weekly machinery editor, Oli…

 

Entries open for 2020 Guild PR award

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 second year, will honour the most successful public relations campaign or project…

 

GAJ event: poacher turned gamekeeper

The Midlands Branch of the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists is delighted to invite all members to a special insight event next Thursday evening, 16 July, at 6pm.   Long-standing Guild member and former treasurer Tim Price, who stepped…

 

Charitable Trust needs your support to help others

A personal message from Guild member Mick Roberts – a Charitable Trust beneficiary. I wonder how many colleagues have heard all about the Guild’s Charitable Trust and filed it away thinking 'thank goodness I won't be needing that'! But for those…

 

The Road Ahead - Seven young farmers discuss what next

The road ahead - Seven young farmers discuss what next 10 July 2020 1400-1600 BST (link to world clock) Register for Zoom Webinar here This Friday from 2-4pm, a young farmers’ panel debate on what next for food and farming will be debated from…

 

Farmers Guardian photographer wins top IFAJ prize

Marcello Garbagnoli has won a coveted award from the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ). The photo of a newborn Saler calf, taken while photographing Angus Gowthorpe’s beef and arable farm near York, won first place in…

 

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