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Member profile: Tim Price

NFU Mutual rural affairs specialist Tim Price reveals the challenges of juggling interviews with PR campaigns and farm visits, his dreams of fiction writing, and a very controversial dislike... Describe your job in a sentence It’s about…

 

America’s heartland to host 2019 IFAJ Congress

For British Guild members, there couldn’t be a better, more opportune time to participate in the 2019 International Federation of Agricultural Journalists Congress. It takes place in the United States, the country with whom Britain may (or may…

 

Member profile: Will Evans

Farmer-turned-podcaster Will Evans shares the horror of listening back to his own voice, his dream Rock’n’Roll podcast interviewee, and why he’ll always look at his wellies with a tinge of sadness. What time does your alarm go off in the morning…

 

Places still available on Czech beer and hops tour

Guild members are invited to attend a beer and hops tour to the Czech Republic this autumn. The tour is open to applications from Guild members courtesy of the BGAJ's affiliation to the European Network of Agricultural Journalists (ENAJ). The…

 

2018 Netherthorpe award opens for entries

Nominations are open for the 2018 Netherthorpe Communicator of the Year Award – the Guild’s most prestigious accolade which recognises members who have made an outstanding and sustained contribution to agricultural communications. The…

 

Swiss tour offers insight into food and farming

Guild members are invited to apply for a place on a visit to Switzerland this autumn, courtesy of the Swiss Agricultural Journalists’ Association. High standards in production, animal welfare and environmental regulation have not stopped Swiss…

 

IFAJ Presidium re-elected at Dutch Roots Congress

Guild members were among delegates from the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) who re-elected all four members of the organisation’s board, the Presidium, at this year’s IFAJ Congress in the Netherlands. The election,…

 

Deadline nears for entries to Red Tractor award

Guild members have until 20 September to enter the Red Tractor Assurance Public Engagement Award for 2018 – and a chance to win £1000. The award celebrates articles and broadcasts featuring farmers who go above and beyond the call of duty to tell…

 

South Africa beckons for award winner Chris

Guild member Chris McCullough has won an award which will see him return to South Africa on another reporting mission. Chris won a week’s stay with flights to South Africa by producing a number of news and feature stories during the IFAJ congress…

 

BBC producer Pauline Smith wins Bob Davies award

An accolade made in honour of former Guild member Bob Davies has been awarded to BBC Radio Wales Country Focus producer Pauline Smith. Every year the Farmers’ Union of Wales recognises a media personality who has raised the public profile of…

 

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