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Farming Conference Speaker- Peter Melchett

Farming Conference Speaker- Peter Melchett

  Our second confirmed East of England Farming Conference Speaker is Peter Melchett, Organic farmer and Policy Director of the Soil Association. Peter Melchett has been Policy Director of the Soil Association, the UK’s main organic food and farming organisation, since 2001.  He runs an organic farm in Norfolk, is a member of BBC’s rural …

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Farming Conference Speaker- Minette Batters

Farming Conference Speaker- Minette Batters

We are pleased to announce Minette Batters as a speaker at the East of England Farming Conference on the 2nd November. Minette will be speaking in Section 1: Science People and Politics post-2020 Theme: Grow or Go Location: East of England Showground Date: 2nd November More Information: www.eoefarmingconference.co.uk

Open Baking Competition at the Autumn Show

Open Baking Competition at the Autumn Show

With the return of the Great British Bake off to our television screens this evening, we hope you will be feeling inspired to enter the WI Open Baking Competition that is taking place at this years Autumn Food & Country Fair on the 8th October. We have classes for; Cheese Scones Artisan Bread Classic Victoria …

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Don’t miss out on the BEST Farming Conference in the East of England

Don’t miss out on the BEST Farming Conference in the East of England

PRESS RELEASE 7th August 2017 Grow or Go! Farmers to get 2020 vision at East of England Conference Options for farmers to future proof and grow their businesses will be the focus of this year’s East of England Farming Conference, which takes place on 2 November 2017 at the East of England Showground. Entitled ‘Grow …

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Festival of Hunting Press Release

Festival of Hunting Press Release

THE PETERBOROUGH Festival of Hunting WEDNESDAY 19TH JULY, EAST OF ENGLAND SHOWGROUND, PETERBOROUGH On Wednesday 19th July an enthusiastic crowd of over 7500 hunting and countryside supporters attended The Festival of Hunting at The East of England Showground, with festival organisers recording that there was a 25% increase in attendees compared to last year. Jeremy …

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Equifest 2017

Equifest 2017

Equifest 9th-13th August Equifest celebrates its 10th year in 2017.  The show has grown over the last 10 years and now over 10 000 riders and visitors from across the UK visit the show, held at the East of England Showground. With various attractions, shops and entertainment running alongside the extensive competition schedule it is …

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Free Entry for Members!

Free Entry for Members!

Just Dogs Live- 7th, 8th & 9th July Festival of Hunting- 19th July Free entry to the above events for members with a valid East of England Agricultural Society Membership Card. Please note this is the green card, not the membership badges pictures above (although you are more that welcome to wear your badge!) Any …

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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