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Can you fill our chairman's boots for charity?

Members, friends and guests at this year's Harvest Lunch will be asked to help “fill the chairman's boots” to raise money for the Guild's Charitable Trust. The trust provides financial assistance and assurance to members, former members of the…

 

Date set for 2019 Scottish Agri-Hacks Burns Supper

The 2019 Scottish Agri-Hacks Burns Supper will take place on Saturday, 26 January, 2019 at the Ballathie House Hotel, Stanley, Perth. It follows the success of the Scottish Guild's Burns Supper last year, which was greatly enjoyed by all who…

 

Winners unveiled for 2018 Perkins Power on the Farm Award

The talents of four guild members were celebrated at the Savoy Hotel in London, courtesy of the 2019 Perkins Power on the Farm Award. Winner Andrew Faulkner (Profi International) and runner-up Edd Mowbray (Farmers Weekly) were treated to a…

 

Last chance to secure 2018 Harvest Lunch tickets

Guild Members, Friends and Guests have a final chance to secure their tickets for this autumn's Harvest Service and Lunch. Almost all tickets have now been sold for the flagship event, which takes place in London on Thursday, 11 October, 2018.…

 

Places available on low-cost trip to Turkey

Guild members are invited to apply for a place on a low-cost fact-finding visit and reporting trip to Turkey next month. Courtesy of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists, the trip will be of particular interest to members who…

 

Member profile: Olivia Midgley

Farmers Guardian news and business editor Olivia Midgley explains how her career’s taken her from writing restaurant reviews to drinking coffee with a lord, and shares her love for scooping crime stories. Describe your job in a sentence I head…

 

Agri-businesses get behind 2018 Harvest Lunch

The Guild's flagship event of the year – our annual Harvest Service and Lunch – is once again welcoming support from both agri-business and BGAJ supporters. Tickets to attend the prestigious occasion and fabulous day out on 11 October are on sale…

 

Joe Watson legacy funds visit to Croatia

Heading off on a five-day visit to Croatia in the early hours of the morning was a daunting thought, writes Joe Watson Legacy Fund award winner Lauren Dean. I had never got on a plane by myself before and I’m not the type to cope well on a lack…

 

Deadline approaches for IFAJ Scholars programme

Guild members have the opportunity to further their professional development, courtesy of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists. Professional development is a prime objective for IFAJ, supported through workshops, seminars and…

 

Old printer cartridges help Joe Watson Legacy Fund

The Joe Watson Legacy Fund has teamed up with Recycle4Charity to offer an easy way to recycle inkjet or toner printer cartridges and raise funds at the same time. The fund aims to improve the understanding of agriculture and provide better…

 

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