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Enjoyable reception at 2018 Grassland UK event

Guild Members, friends and guests enjoyed a cheese and wine reception at the 2018 Grassland UK event, kindly sponsored by NFU Mutual. On-site transport issues restricted numbers but those who did manage to make it were treated to all English…

 

Join future of farming seminar in Brussels

Guild Members have the opportunity to participate in a European Commission seminar focusing on its proposals for a new Common Agricultural Policy. The seminar will take place in Brussels on 6-7 June. The European Commission has proposed a new…

 

Entries open for 2018 Perkins Power on the Farm Award

Entries are open for the Guild's 2018 Perkins Power on the Farm Award – with a total prize fund of £3750 shared between the winner and runners up. The award, which recognises power on the farm in all its forms, has a first prize of £2000, with…

 

Farm Smart Events takes over machinery websites

Farm Smart Events – run by Guild Member Andy Newbold – has taken over the farm machinery website portals www.agrimachinerynews.com and www.agrimachinery.trade. The portals are being taken over from Paul Caunce, the original publisher and owner…

 

Chance to interview EU farm ministers in Bulgaria

Guild Members are invited to apply to attend a low-budget media trip to Bulgaria – on a visit organised by the European Network of Agricultural Journalists. Held from 2-5 June, the visit to Bulgaria has the added attraction of meeting EU farm…

 

Cheese & wine reception at Grassland UK

Guild members are invited to a cheese and wine reception at this month's Grassland UK event on Thursday, 10 May. Kindly sponsored by NFU Mutual, the reception will be held at 12.30pm in the permanent press office in the Showering Pavilion. This…

 

Joe Watson Legacy Fund open for applications

Applications are invited to the Joe Watson Legacy Fund to improve the understanding of agriculture and provide better education for journalism and communication. Submissions must be from Guild Members to the fund which was set up in memory of the…

 

Low-budget agricultural press trip to Croatia

Guild Members are invited to apply for a place on a low-budget press trip to Croatia – but those wanting to attend should move quickly. With Croatian agriculture still unknown to many, and the fabulous backdrop of Dalmatia and the Adriatic Coast…

 

Guild's 2018 IAgrE Award opens for entries

A £1000 prize fund for the best articles or broadcasts highlighting the vital role of engineering in modern food and energy production has opened for entries. The Guild's IAgrE Award is generously sponsored by the Institution of Agricultural…

 

Get to grips with new data protection rules

Guild Members are invited to attend a special presentation to explain the legal implications of new data protection rules. Implemented under the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the new rules impose strict requirements on…

 

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