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Shuttleworth Lecture

Shuttleworth Lecture

The Society is delighted to announce the re-launch of the Shuttleworth Lecture in 2016. Held in the Lecture Theater at Shuttleworth College, the highly respected event provides a great opportunity for everyone in the farming industry to get a unique and interesting opinion on a topical subject. The speaker for the 2016 lecture is still to be confirmed, …

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Agri-Tech East Pollinator – News

Agri-Tech East Pollinator – News

Agri-Tech East Pollinator meeting is to be held on the 23rd February at Rothamsted Research and will explore how field labs can provide useful research with practical applications and beneficial outcome.  Please find the press release Agritech-east – Press release Jan 16 for information.    

2016 – The Year of the Pulses

2016 – The Year of the Pulses

Come Celebrate with us at the East of England Agricultural Society and our celebrity chef Rachel Green to join in with the year of the pulses.  An evening to see the potential of peas! When it comes to growing quality marrowfat peas, nowhere on earth beats the East of England. The crop with the bright …

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LAMMA – Membership priority parking

LAMMA – Membership priority parking

PRIME PARKING FOR MEMBERS ONLY Wednesday 20th – Thursday 21st January There is absolutely no need for members to struggle at this year’s LAMMA Show. Limited forward parking will be available for members of the Agricultural Society. A hard standing parking zone will be accessible for members using complimentary passes. Places are limited and it’s …

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LAMMA – Society membership parking

LAMMA – Society membership parking

PRIME PARKING FOR MEMBERS ONLY Wednesday 20th-Thursday 21st January There is absolutely no need for members to struggle at this year’s LAMMA Show. Limited forward parking will be available for members of the Agricultural Society. A hard standing parking zone will be accessible for members using complimentary passes. There are limited spaces and this is …

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Farming community is called upon to help with Syrian refugee crisis

Farming community is called upon to help with Syrian refugee crisis

  Millions of Syrian refugees have been displaced from their homes due to conflict, living in temporary camps with little shelter from the bitter winter which is fast approaching, however, the British farming community can help. Many within the British rural community are starting to prepare for their own winter, buying warm new coats and …

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Hi-Tech focus for East of England Smithfield Festival 2015  

Hi-Tech focus for East of England Smithfield Festival 2015  

  The focus for this year’s East of England Smithfield Festival on the 26 and 27 November in Peterborough, is new technology and leading the way will be the inaugural live broadcast of the judging. “This is such an exciting development for the show,” explains William Haire, East of England Smithfield Festival director. “Our new …

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The Lincolnshire Technical Symposium- Soils & Cropping Systems

The Lincolnshire Technical Symposium- Soils & Cropping Systems

As a member of Innovation for Agriculture, we are pleased to let our members know that they can avail of discounted attendance at this exciting symposium taking place on the 19th of November at Lincoln Showground. Faced with a “yield plateau” and an uncontrollable blackgrass burden, farmers are seeking new ways to address their problems …

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Further speakers announced for East of England Farming Conference

Further speakers announced for East of England Farming Conference

  The East of England Agricultural Society are pleased to confirm a number of additional speakers that have joined an already impressive line-up for the East of England Farming Conference,taking place at the showground on the 3rd of December. The already strong line-up of  speakers will be joined by Sir Peter Kendall- Chairman of AHDB, Guy Smith- NFU Vice President, …

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