Farming Conference

November 1, 2018
East of England Showground

More information about Farming Conference

The East of England Farming Conference returns for its fourth successful year on Thursday 1st November 2018.

The conference is designed to share solid information with delegates from all aspects of the industry providing them with ideas and inspiration that they can take away and adopt in their own businesses and careers. We aim to help delegates prepare for what the future holds whilst encouraging them to look for opportunities and create some of their own.

The day will comprise of three sessions, each with four speakers. Each session has its own theme, style and carefully selected speakers to share their story and inspire the entire audience. We are delighted to welcome Tom Bradshaw, Tom Martin and Emily Norton as the session chairmen and chairwoman.

There will be refreshment breaks throughout the day as well as time before and after the conference, creating opportunities for discussion and networking. Refreshments will be served in the neighbouring suite where all of the conference sponsors and trade stands will be located.

  • Early Bird – £70
  • Full price – £90
  • EEAS Members – £70
  • Cultiv8/YFC Members – £45
  • Special rate for colleges – £25- call 01733 234451

* Price not including VAT

The East of England Agricultural Society would like to thank the following companies for their sponsorship of the East of England Farming Conference:

  • AS Communications
  • Roythornes
  • British Sugar
  • Brown & Co
  • CXCS
  • Soil Fertility Services
  • Land Family Business
  • Dalton Seeds
  • Easton & Otley College
  • NFU Mutual & NFU
  • Produce World
  • Syngenta
  • Active Business Partnerships
  • Premium Crops

If you would like to get involved with sponsoring the conference please take a look at our sponsorship packages. For more information or to discuss sponsorship further please email Ruth at or call 01733 234451 and select option 2 for Agriculture.

We are delighted to announce the speaker line up for the 2018 East of England Farming Conference.

  • Opening Speaker – Andrew Fearne
  • Decision Makers – Chaired by Emily Norton
  • Neil Parrish
  • Stuart Roberts
  • Sue Hayman
  • Patrick Holden
  • Ground Breakers- Chaired by Thomas Bradshaw
  • Brian Barker
  • John Cherry
  • Jamie Stotzka
  • William Wells
  • Risk Takers– Chaired by Thomas Martin
  • Stephen Jones
  • Emily/Guy French
  • Will Armitage
  • Farmers Weekly Farm Manager of the Year 2018 winner

More information about the speakers will follow in due course.