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Building Make Over for Premier Livestock Event

Building Make Over for Premier Livestock Event

The East of England Agricultural Society it’s delighted to launch its newly refurbished Livestock Hall (previously known at the Sheep building) at the East of England Showground, Peterborough. The original building was built in the mid 80’s and served as an all-purpose building at the showground. The newly refurbished building boasts 2400m2 of indoor space providing us with …

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Celebrations for 2015 Farm Business Award Supreme Champion

Celebrations for 2015 Farm Business Award Supreme Champion

  The society recently held a successful visit to the farm of Martin Jenkins to view his farming enterprise at Boxworth, Cambridgeshire. The occasion was to mark the Jenkins family success in being declared Supreme Champion in the 2014 East of England Agricultural Society Farm Business Awards. A beautiful June evening provided the perfect  backdrop …

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King’s Hedges Pupils excel in Queen Mother’s Handwriting Awards

King’s Hedges Pupils excel in Queen Mother’s Handwriting Awards

 King’s Hedges Pupils Excel in Handwriting Competition   King’s Hedges Educational Federation pupils have proved their success by recently winning first, second and third place in a handwriting competition run by the East of England Agricultural Society.  Pupils were assessed on the neatness and legibility of a short piece of literature, designed to test their …

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Queen Mother’s Handwriting Awards 2015

Queen Mother’s Handwriting Awards 2015

Her Majesty The Queen has kindly consented to the Society continuing with the popular Handwriting Competition to be organised in memory of Her Majesty The Queen Mother. The Results for last year’s Handwriting Awards are available to view online now. Entries for our 2015 competition are also open and the schedule is available to view …

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Goat keeping

Goat keeping

Would you be interested in Goat keeping? Monach Farm in Hilton, Huntingdon will be running a Goat keeping course in early March. For more information, please see the flyer attached!

Horrells win with Royal Seal!

Horrells win with Royal Seal!

Agricultural Society members and local farming family have this week reigned supreme with a great win at the United Auctions annual Beef Shorthorn Cattle show and sale, held in Stirling. Their win was sealed with Royal approval when Patron of the Beef Shorthorn Cattle Society HRH The Princess Royal congratulated the breeders and stockmen at …

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Vacancy: Agricultural Business Development Manager

Vacancy: Agricultural Business Development Manager

AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER – EAST OF ENGLAND AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY Part Time / Full Time An exciting new position at the East of England Agricultural Society, Peterborough. The Role To develop the agricultural content of events on the Showground for Society Members To develop new agricultural initiatives for Members throughout the region To enhance delivery of …

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Members Benefits at LAMMA 2015

Members Benefits at LAMMA 2015

Wednesday 21st – Thursday 22nd January 2015 A DEDICATED MEMBERS’ AREA 07:00-17:00: Wednesday 21st – Thursday 22nd January As a thank you to our members, we invite you to relax and take in the day from your base in the Northampton Suite, which will be open exclusively to members on both days of LAMMA. Tea and …

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New Year’s Honours List Honours Mr David Reynolds with OBE

New Year’s Honours List Honours Mr David Reynolds with OBE

Mr David Reynolds, Camgrain director, was this week awarded an OBE in the New Year’s Honours List. Member of council and former Chairman Mr Reynolds, received his award for services to Agriculture and the community in the East Midlands.  On behalf of the East of England Agricultural Society, we would like to congratulate Mr Reynolds on …

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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