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Bid for charity tickets to Goodwood Revival!

Fascinated by vintage cars, and bikes? Enjoy the smell and noise of old engines? Would welcome the opportunity to see some old airplanes at the same time? Love to see them race on one of the country’s oldest and picturesque race tracks? Well now…

 

Fresh focus for agricultural freelancer

Guild Member, freelance journalist and PR consultant Ben Pike (pictured) has rebranded and expanded by launching a new communications business. Eve Communications is a joint venture with Ben's wife, Katie, who left her job as senior global…

 

Marcello Garbagnoli wins 2016 Livestock Photography Award

Marcello's Garbagnoli's photo "Colourful Sheep" won the 2016 Livestock photography award, sponsored by Massey Ferguson. The winning photo was published in Farmers Guardian and Marcello was commended by the judges for the excellent composition of…

 

New Member: Ruth McLean

Ruth McLean, who has become a Member of the Guild, has worked with NFU Scotland as Communication Manager and Editor of Scottish Farming Leader, the organisation’s monthly magazine, for the past two-and-a-half years following eight years as a…

 

Guild Members support 2017 farm charity calendar

The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution calendar for 2017 has been launched – featuring work donated by Guild photographers. The Farming in Focus calendar was launched at Cereals 2016 in Cambridgeshire, with a follow-up presentation at the…

 

Roger Moore completes World Wheat Book trilogy

Guild member Roger Moore has helped to complete the third and final volume of the ‘World Wheat Book’ – the most comprehensive reference book for wheat ever produced. “The project has taken 15 years to complete, and I took over the editing role…

 

Relaunch sees Farmers Guardian move to magazine format

Farmers Guardian has undergone one of the most fundamental changes in its 172 year history: relaunching in magazine format on 1 July, 2016. Previously a tabloid newspaper, FG underwent the change under the guidance of its recently appointed new…

 

Obituary: Louise Hartley

Tributes have been paid to Louise Hartley, a Member of the Guild and a reporter on Farmers Guardian, who has died at the age of 24. Louise, from Bashall Eaves, Clitheroe, Lancashire, passed away on the morning of Friday, July 1, after a short but…

 

Oli Hill wins Guild's 2016 Arable Photography Award

Oli Hill's photograph of a cabbage stem flea beetle on an oilseed rape seedling won the Guild's 2016 Arable Photography Award, sponsored by DuPont. The photo was described by the judges as a topical picture which tells the story, adding that the…

 

Winners announced for 2016 IAgrE Award

Both of the articles that emerged as winner and runner-up for the 2016 award described high technology solutions, one poised to have a significant role in agriculture and one already in widespread and growing use. The winners received their prizes…

 

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