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Stefanie Hingley joins Nufarm

Stefanie Hingley, a Member of the Guild, has been appointed marketing manager at Nufarm UK & Ireland, a top-six agrochems supplier, with a brief that includes press relations and information. She has moved from Plant Impact Ltd, the…

 

Study trip sparks love affair with Romania

BGAJ Member Jeremy Hobson shares his experiences of the recent ENAJ study trip to Romania on 19-25 June 2017. Despite having been a member of the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists for almost a decade, I’ve never, until this June, been on…

 

Sponsors unveiled for 2017 Harvest Service & Lunch

The Guild is delighted to welcome five major agri-businesses as sponsors of this year’s Harvest Service and Lunch. Tickets to attend the prestigious flagship event – held on 12 October at St Bride's Church and Painters' Hall – are on sale now.…

 

Hornbeam agency grows with new consultant

Guild Chaplain and communications specialist Geoff Dodgson has been appointed as a consultant, on a non-executive basis, to the marketing agency Hornbeam. Launched last December, Hornbeam is part of the Ferrier Pearce Creative Group and focuses…

 

Expert insight into UK agriculture post-Brexit

Industry experts at a Guild meeting discussed their role in pressing the government for a fair post-Brexit deal for UK agriculture, writes Sarah Palmer. Representatives from five different farming and supply chain groups outlined their thoughts…

 

Winners announced for 2017 IAgrE Award

The 2017 Institution of Agricultural Engineers Award for articles with an engineering theme was presented by IAgrE chief executive Alistair Taylor at the Cereals event on Wednesday, 14 June. Winner of the 2017 IAgrE award was Andrew Blake, (…

 

Obituary: Gerald Henderson

Former Farmers Guardian editor and Member of the Guild, Gerald Henderson, has died, aged 86. Gerald was a life-long newspaper journalist with an early background in general news reporting, writes Michael Finch, his successor at Farmers Guardian…

 

John Eveson wins 2017 Arable Photography Award

Generously sponsored by DuPont Agriculture, the Guild's 2017 Arable Photography Award was presented at the Cereals 2017 event at Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire. The winner was John Eveson for his picture (above) titled Testing a Kverneland plough…

 

Former IFAJ treasurer awarded MBE in Queen's Birthday honours

James Campbell, former treasurer of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists, has been awarded an MBE. James was reccognised for his services to agriculture in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. James served as IFAJ treasurer…

 

Two in a row as Chris Hill wins 2017 Stuart Seaton Award

The 2017 Stuart Seaton Regional Journalist and Newspaper Award is made in memory of former Farmers Guardian editor Stuart Seaton. The 2017 winner is Chris Hill of the Eastern Daily Press, based in Norwich. Pictured above with Guild Deputy…

 

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