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Annual lecture gives food for thought whilst feeding Britain

Annual lecture gives food for thought whilst feeding Britain

Hot debate grabbed the attention of the guests at last night’s East of England Shuttleworth Lecture when well known and respected guest speaker Sir Peter Kendall took to the mic. The annual lecture organised by the East of England Agricultural Society was well attended by over 100 farmers, students and associated guests alike. Titled “Feeding …

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Cultiv8 Visit- I am a Cider Drinker…

Cultiv8 Visit- I am a Cider Drinker…

Written by Claire Wirght, Cultiv8 Member One of the best bits about being a member of Cultiv8 is the chance to get out and about to visit inspiring rural businesses. The March meeting was no exception as we got the chance to visit Saxby’s Cider near Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Philip Saxby welcomed us all to the …

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Shuttleworth Lecture- Sir Peter Kendall

Shuttleworth Lecture- Sir Peter Kendall

We are delighted to be welcoming Sir Peter Kendall as guest speaker for this years Shuttleworth Lecture, the event is free to attend and open to all. To book your place email Ruth at RTrolove@EastofEngland.org.uk or call 01733 234451

Funeral Details Mr Roy Bird MBE

Funeral Details Mr Roy Bird MBE

Following the sad news that Mr Roy Bird MBE passed away last week, please see the details of his funeral below. 15th February 2018 @ 11am The service is to be held at Peterborough Cathedral Followed by a celebration of Roy’s Life at the East of England Showground.

Entries now open for Royal Handwriting Awards

Entries now open for Royal Handwriting Awards

News release January 2018 Entries now open for Royal Handwriting Awards The East of England Agricultural Society is delighted to announce that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother’s Handwriting Awards are now open for entries. The handwriting competition supported by Cross Pens invites children of school age living or attending schools within the counties …

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Cultiv8- A Year in Review

Cultiv8- A Year in Review

Cultiv8 managed to squeeze a lot into 2017, here is a recap of what we got up to throughout the year. We kicked off the year with the Inaugural Cultiv8 Ball in February. Our theme was the Best of British and we were very impressed with the lengths that people went to with the decorate …

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LAMMA & Members Parking

LAMMA & Members Parking

Please note: The forward parking for Members at LAMMA next week is now fully booked. Those that have booked already will be sent a pass in the post. Please enter through the Alwalton Gate (next to the harvester pub) and place the pass so it is visible to security in your windscreen. The Society will …

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Upcoming Events

May
19
Sat
all-day Bedfordshire Young Farmers Rally @ Scald End Farm
Bedfordshire Young Farmers Rally @ Scald End Farm
May 19 all-day
The East of England Agricultural Society is proud to sponsor the Bedfordshire Young Farmers Rally, hosted by Bedford & District YFC. For more information about Bedford Young Farmers, click here
May
26
Sat
9:00 am Northamptonshire Young Farmers R... @ Ashby Furze Farm
Northamptonshire Young Farmers R... @ Ashby Furze Farm
May 26 @ 9:00 am
The East of England Agricultural Society is proud to sponsor the Northamptonshire Young Farmers Rally, hosted by Grendon YFC. For more information about Northampton Young Farmers, click here