Skip to main content

Site Search

Type
Clear All Filters

NEWS

Agri-hub on the hunt for journalist / PR professional

23rd February 2024

Agri-hub is looking for a motivated agricultural journalist / PR professional to join its small and friendly team. We are passionate about storytelling and totally immersed in the agricultural sector,...

NEWS

Date for your diary: BGAJ 2024 annual general meeting

21st February 2024

Members of the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists are invited to hear what their Guild has planned during 2024 at the 81st BGAJ annual general meeting. The online meeting, which...

NEWS

Registration is open for the 2024 IFAJ congress

20th February 2024

August 14 – 18, Interlaken, Switzerland Register now to take advantage of the CHF 100 early bird discount “Welcome to Switzerland. We invite you to the IFAJ Congress in Switzerland,...

ifaj star prize 2024
NEWS

IFAJ Star Prize 2024

12th February 2024

Reflecting the many ways agricultural journalists and communicators reach their audiences around the globe, IFAJ’s contests celebrate excellence in print, photography, audio, video and online media. In 2024, IFAJ are...

Special IFAJ Opportunity: Spain Press Tour, March 4-8
NEWS

Special IFAJ Opportunity: Spain Press Tour, March 5-7

9th February 2024

Just 5 seats are available for a special IFAJ Press Tour in Málaga, Spain March 5-7! (Arrival on the 4th and departure on the 8th.) The Asociación de Periodistas y...

British Guild of Agricultural Journalists
PAGE

Just Farmers

Tractor & Machinery on the hunt for new editor | British Guild of Agricultural Journalists
NEWS

Tractor & Machinery on the hunt for new editor

7th February 2024

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to take the reins as editor of Tractor & Machinery, the leading magazine for people who really know and love tractors of all...

Andrew Arbuckle recognised in New Year’s Honours List
NEWS

Andrew Arbuckle recognised in New Year’s Honours List

30th January 2024

Congratulations to Scottish agricultural journalist and former Guild member, Andrew Arbuckle from Newburgh, Fife, who was made an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List. Andrew is a former agricultural...

NEWS

IFAJ/Alltech Young Leaders program nominations are open

18th January 2024

Nominations for the 2024 IFAJ/Alltech Young Leaders program are now open – the deadline has been extended to 25th February 2024 All BGAJ members are automatically also members of the...

NEWS

Applications open for 2024 John Deere agricultural journalism training course

11th January 2024

Budding agricultural journalists and communications professionals are being urged to apply for a place on a unique training course designed to help them take an important first step in their...

NEWS

LAMMA 2024 – Guild members drinks reception

22nd December 2023

LAMMA 2024 – Guild members drinks reception, Wednesday 17th January 5-6.30pm, Hall 19 Bar. 17th January -5:00pm-6:30pm Hall 19 Bar Join members at a drinks and nibbles event at the...

NEWS

IFAJ Committees – can you help?

21st December 2023

Do you want to get more involved with the IFAJ but don’t know where to start? It’s easier than you might think! The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists is an...

NEWS

World Dairy Summit 2023

21st December 2023

Katie Jones, editor of Dairy Farmer and Farmers Guardian Livestock Editor, writes of her attendance at the World Dairy Summit. In October I was lucky enough to travel to Chicago...

NEWS

Guild Yearbook 2024 – are your details correct?

21st December 2023

Deadline: Friday 5th January As preparations are well under way for the Guild’s 2024 Yearbook, edited by Guild chairman Johann Tasker, we ask all members to check that the details...

NEWS

International travel – what are the benefits for ag journalists and communicators?

20th December 2023

Olivia Cooper is the BGAJ’s IFAJ Representative and shares the opportunities she has had by saying yes to international travel. I’ll put my cards on the table here – I...

JohnDeere-transparent
AWARD

John Deere Training Award

British delegates who attended the 2023 Congress, pictured at the final night's Gala Dinner, l-r: Jamie Day, Jane Craigie, Mike Whittall, Mike Abram, Johann Tasker, Emma Gillbard, Simon Haley, Olivia Cooper, Adrian Bell
NEWS

Emma Gillbard visits Canadian farms thanks to Joe Watson Legacy Fund

20th November 2023

Emma Gillbard, a recipient of the 2023 Joe Watson Legacy Fund travel bursary, writes about how the fund supported a trip to the IFAJ Congress in Canada. This summer, I...

Mike and Emma on one of the Congress farm visits in Alberta, Canada
NEWS

Why I applied to attend an IFAJ Congress in Canada

20th November 2023

Mike Abram, a recipient of the 2023 Joe Watson Legacy Fund travel bursary, writes about how the fund supported a trip to the IFAJ Congress in Canada. Four years ago,...

NEWS

Norman Dunn

20th November 2023

News has reached the Guild that former member Norman Dunn died earlier this year. He was a member of the British Guild for more than 30 years as well as...

Farmers Guide on the hunt for new website editor
NEWS

Farmers Guide on the hunt for new website editor

13th November 2023

Farmers Guide is looking for an experienced editor or digital journalist to join its team, based in Stowmarket, Suffolk. The ideal candidate will have a strong eye for detail and...

NEWS

Norfolk farmer’s new book recounts highs and lows of travels abroad

10th November 2023

Renowned Norfolk farmer, writer and broadcaster and Guild member David Richardson has a new book out, recounting tales of his many trips abroad to investigate farming in different parts of...

2023 winner of the BGAJ John Deere Training Award: Marina Schjoett
NEWS

Marina Schjoett wins 2023 BGAJ John Deere Training Award with robot article

10th November 2023

The 2023 winner of the BGAJ John Deere Training Award has been announced as Marina Schjoett, with Tom Woolman claiming the runner-up place. Marina is a recent Harper Adams University...

NEWS

New ENAJ Conference: Management and Regulation of Landownership

6th November 2023

Online Event Date: Monday, November 27th Time: 12:00 – 13:00 GMT     Soil and land ownership play a pivotal role in agriculture, and perhaps even more so in the...

NEWS

Jane Carley wins 2023 Omnia Precision Agronomy Award

6th November 2023

Farmers Guardian journalist Jane Carley has won the 2023 Omnia Precision Agronomy Award for an article looking at the use of field robots on farms across the UK. Her article, titled Growing...

NEWS

Joe Watson Legacy Fund provides Martin with opportunity for African ag studies

3rd November 2023

A year on from the visit by five BGAJ members to the north-west African country of Guinea, courtesy of the country’s AMEDAR (Association of Media and Agriculture for Rural Development),...

Navaratnam Theeb Partheeban OBE Guest speaker at Guild Harvest Lunch
NEWS

Challenge yourselves to be more inclusive, Navaratnam Partheeban says in Harvest Lunch address

3rd November 2023

Navaratnam Partheeban OBE emphasised the importance of inclusivity and diversity in agricultural communications during an inspiring Harvest Lunch address. ‘Theeb’ Partheeban was the event’s guest speaker, taking to the floor...

NEWS

Jane Craigie crowned 2023 Netherthorpe Communicator of the Year

3rd November 2023

Agricultural PR and communications expert Jane Craigie has been awarded the BGAJ’s 2023 Netherthorpe Communicator of the Year award. Presenting the award at the Guild’s Harvest Lunch in London (13...

Rebecca Dawes named top PR Writer in Guild awards
NEWS

Rebecca Dawes named top PR Writer in Guild awards

1st November 2023

PR expert Rebecca Dawes has been crowned PR Writer of the Year in the Guild’s 2023 Awards. Rebecca, of Jane Craigie Marketing, was awarded the prize at the Guild’s Harvest...

NEWS

Jake Freestone wins inaugural Caroline Drummond Award

31st October 2023

Worcestershire farm manager Jake Freestone has won the first Caroline Drummond Award in recognition of his dedication to sharing his passion for farming and improving agricultural sustainability with farmers and...

NEWS

Top stories recognised in Guild’s 2023 Agricultural Journalism Awards

31st October 2023

The talents of some of the Guild’s top writers were recognised at the BGAJ annual Harvest Lunch in October when winners of the 2023 Agricultural Journalism Awards were announced. The...

NEWS

Talented photographers snap top BGAJ photography awards

27th October 2023

  The work of talented photographers from across the Guild has been recognised in the 2023 BGAJ Photography Awards. In the livestock category, Farmers Guardian’s Marcello Garbagnoli scooped the top...

NEWS

IFAJ Global Office – call for applicants

25th October 2023

Take advantage of the extended deadline and apply for this exciting job opportunity with the IFAJ, working with ag communicators around the world. Closes 5 November. Call for applicants The...

NEWS

NSA technical communications officer

13th October 2023

A new position at the National Sheep Association (NSA) has created an exciting opportunity for a passionate communicator to join a dedicated team working on behalf of the UK sheep...

NEWS

ENAJ video contest

6th October 2023

ENAJ (European Network of Agricultural Journalists) has launched a video contest to promote agriculture and its diversity across Europe. The winners will be shown at the ENAJ annual forum, held...

NEWS

Michael Williams

4th October 2023

A long-standing member of the Guild, Michael Williams, has died at the age of 87. He was a well-known and much respected machinery journalist and author, and recipient of the...

PAGE

Cookie Policy