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Bangers and Mash Ball -event photos

Bangers and Mash Ball -event photos

The East of England Agricultural Society’s BANGERS AND MASH BALL, the first event to be put on by the new Membership and Social Committee, lived up to its promise of providing a fabulous evening of great food, outstanding entertainment and plenty of dancing.  It was a memorable evening with a meal that championed local food, and …

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Kids Country wins further recognition

Kids Country wins further recognition

Kids Country wins further recognition The education programme launched by the East of England Agricultural Society under its Kids Country banner continues to go from strength to strength. Following hard on the heels of being awarded an Innovative Learning Award by Bayer CropScience the team now has been accredited for offering good quality educational experiences …

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Help Available for Flood Victims

Help Available for Flood Victims

The Prime Minister has unveiled a new £10 million business support scheme to help flood affected businesses get back on their feet. The scheme includes: A new Business Support Scheme Extra time for businesses to file accounts without any penalties A Government Business Support Helpline Click on the links below for more information. UK floods: £10 …

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Somerset Flood Relief

Somerset Flood Relief

East of England Agricultural Society   Press Release 17th February 2014   The East of England Agricultural Society has wholeheartedly agreed to make a cash donation to the farming charity, Addington Fund.  The decision made at the recent Society council meeting will see funds go to this worthwhile cause to support their work in the …

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Our next event is 25th Jan – we would love your support! We rely on volunteer support to deliver our Kids Country programme. Some volunteers can only give time outside of working hours and some can only attend once or twice a year but we still appreciate it. Some have relevant skills and knowledge to …

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2013/14 Marshal Papworth MSc Students Day Trip and Dinner

2013/14 Marshal Papworth MSc Students Day Trip and Dinner

On Tuesday 10 December, the Marshal Papworth Trust held the first networking meeting for the new 2013/14 cohort of MSc students and committee members. Earlier in the day a trip was organised to demonstrate two different food and farming journeys. The first being a ‘field to fork’ story demonstrated by Lincolnshire Field Products and the …

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Local Schools Gain Perspective of a Professional Agricultural Event

Local Schools Gain Perspective of a Professional Agricultural Event

Press Release: 10/12/2013 Kids Country presented ‘A Child’s Perspective of a Professional Agricultural Event’ at the Showground in conjunction with the East of England Smithfield Festival, 5 & 6 December 2013.  Girls and boys from local schools were directed around special discovery zones dedicated to a particular livestock theme which were hosted by food, farming …

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Upcoming Events

Dec
1
Fri
all-day Winter Stock Festival @ East of England Showground
Winter Stock Festival @ East of England Showground
Dec 1 – Dec 2 all-day
Winter Stock Festival @ East of England Showground
The Winter Stock Festival (Formerly East of England Smithfield Festival), our premier Winter Primestock Show returns on the 1st and 2nd of December 2017.   Whats on? Trade stands, Product demonstrations, Seminars, Livestock & Lamb …

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Dec
14
Thu
all-day NAAC Contractors 2017 @ East of England Showground
NAAC Contractors 2017 @ East of England Showground
Dec 14 all-day
All UK contractors are urged to come along to Contractor 2017 on 14th December and join the only event focused entirely on agricultural contractors. Contractors may be ‘Farming’s Best Kept Secret’, but they must not be …

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