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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…

 

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…

 

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