Morrisons to sponsor 24 Hours in Farming & British Farming Awards

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The team in Preston has landed the single biggest ever sponsorship and advertising deal which gives Morrisons, the UK based grocery chain a 3 year agreement worth 300K.

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UK farmers share their stories

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AGRICULTURAL title Farmers Guardian has teamed up with Morrisons, to launch 24 Hours in Farming: Tell Your Story.

24 Hours in Farming is the UK agricultural industry’s flagship on-line event, last year achieving an audience reach of 112 million and trending in the top five on Twitter all day.

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The Feedinfo News team will be exhibiting at this years VIV Asia

feed-info-bm-logo.jpg Taking place on 15-17th March in Thailand. VIV Asia is the international trade show from feed to food for Asia

 

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FeedInfo launches new event; Feed Additives 2017

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Feedinfo is delighted to announce the launch of it's very first live event, Feed Additives 2017.

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LAMMA organisers say 2017 event was most successful yet

lamma-17-bm-site.jpgThe most successful LAMMA ever is how organisers are describing the mammoth machinery event that took place at the East of England showground in Peterborough on 18 and 19 January.

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Attendee list announced for Digital Media Strategies  2017

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Entries closing soon for the British Media Awards 2017

BMA 2017 500x500px.jpgThe entry deadline for this year's British Media Awards​ 2017​ is just 2 weeks away - entries close Friday 27th January. Start your entry today for your chance to be recognized alongside the most transformative work in British media. 

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Bumper LAMMA ’17 event predicted as exhibitor numbers climb

Lamma 17 logo 500x274px.jpgLAMMA is set to underline its position as the UK’s largest farming machinery, equipment and services show when it returns next January.

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Agrimoney LIVE - the investors' link to the food chain

Agrimoney-LIVE-logo-master-CMYK.jpgWe're delighted to announce that Agrimoney has launched a new conference, Agrimoney LIVE, to be held on 23-25 May 2017 in London. 

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Business of Farming Conference 2016

IMAG3067.jpgThe inaugural Business of Farming Conference took place on December 6th at Wootton Park in Warwickshire.

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Go-ahead farmers seek out high quality advice at CropTec 2016

_PVS0944.JPGCropTec 2016 proved particularly timely this year, living up to its rapidly growing reputation as the knowledge exchange event for progressive arable farmers and their advisers.

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Feedinfo exhibits at EuroTier 2016

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Appointment of UK Managing Director for Briefing Media Agriculture

warren butcher_TAE3216.jpgThe Board is very pleased to announce the appointment of Warren Butcher as Managing Director for our UK agriculture business, taking on the running of some of the UK’s leading agricultural media brands including Farmers Guardian, LAMMA, Dairy Farmer, Arable Farming, CropTec and the British Farming Awards. 

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British Farming Awards 2016 winners announced

BFA 2016 MTH-7234.jpgThe winners of the 2016 British Farming Awards have been revealed at a fantastic awards ceremony, held at Chateau Impney Hotel, Droitwich Spa, on 20 October, 2016.

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Introducing Agrimoney Research Reports: China 2017 - Agricultural Deregulation & its Global Impact

AMRR-China-Cover-(1).jpgAgrimoney has long been an independent and objective commentator on the agri commodity markets, providing news and analysis on soft commodities such as wheat, soy and corn to an international audience from across the agri supply chain. 

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Dairy Farmer wins this year's Guild of Agricultural Journalists' Netherthorpe Award

peter-award.jpgPeter Hollinshead, editor of Dairy Farmer, is this year's winner of the Guild of Agricultural Journalists' Netherthorpe Award. The award is presented annually to the member of the Guild who has made an outstanding and sustained contribution to agricultural communications.

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Second annual Digital Media Strategies USA a huge success

dms-usa.jpgDigital Media Strategies USA took place this year on September 7-9 in New York. The event was a huge success bringing over 150  CEO and senior executives from right across the media industry.

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Introducing the Agri Risk Forum 2016 - 29th & 30th November

agri-risk-bm.jpgBuilding on the success of the Agrimoney Investment Forum in June, we're delighted to announce the launch of Agrimoney's second event: the Agri Risk Forum

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Introducing the New Farmers Guardian

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Briefing Media acquires Global Data Systems

Briefing Media today announces the acquisition of Global Data Systems (“GDS”).  GDS is the publisher of two market leading intelligence platforms: FeedInfo – the world's leading source of news and premium intelligence for the meat, biotechnology and animal feed sectors; and FlexNews – a vital news service for senior executives working at multinationals in the global food industry.

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Announcing the inaugural Agrimoney Investment Forum, June 2016

Agrimoney-IF-350px.jpgWe’re delighted to announce the inaugural Agrimoney Investment Forum will take place in London on 14th & 15th June 2016.

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AFP announced as headline LAMMA show sponsor

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Asset Finance Partners (AFP) is honoured and excited to announce it has agreed a new three year plan with LAMMA as headline sponsor of the LAMMA show from 2017.

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The British Farming Awards are back for 2016 – bigger and better and ready to celebrate the industry!

Winners 15 image.jpgNow in its fourth year The British Farming Awards 2016 launches, following the unprecedented success of last year’s event.

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CropTec 2016 – helping farmers remain competitive in a dynamic arable sector

PBXP0480.JPGCropTec, the essential technical event for arable and mixed farmers, their advisers and associated industries, will be packed with innovative features and content when it returns this coming November.

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Changes at Briefing Media

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After more than seven years as Farmers Guardian editor, Emma Penny is to step up to the position of group head of content, overseeing Farmers Guardian, Arable Farming, Dairy Farmer, Agrimoney.com and other current and future publications and initiatives.
 

Announcing the inaugural Agrimoney Investment Forum, June 2016

agrimoney-logo.jpgWe’re delighted to announce the inaugural Agrimoney Investment Forum will take place in London on 14th & 15th June 2016.

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Digital Media Strategies 2016: Brings together senior leaders

IMG_2003.JPGDigital Media Strategies is over for another year. The event was a huge success bringing together over 300 CEO and senior executives from right across the media industry.

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Emma penny Awarded ARAgS (Associateship of the Royal Agricultural Societies) 

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LAMMA 2016: The sun shines on a highly successful event

IMG_2783.JPGA brief but very welcome respite from the wet and windy weather, which has plagued many parts of the country over recent months, coincided with the two days of the UK’s largest farm machinery and services showcase, the 35th LAMMA Show.

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Briefing Media gears up for LAMMA Show

lamma-16-450px.jpgBriefing Media's annual agricultural machinery and farm services show, LAMMA, will open for business this week at the East of England Showground in Peterborough. 

The UK's leading farm machinery event will deliver yet another record year in terms of total event size. With AgriBank as its headline sponsor, it attracts exhibitors from across the world, ranging from the biggest corporate brands to innovative start-up businesses.

Rupert Levy, director of Briefing Media says: "There is nowhere else that you can see such a range of machinery and technology from across the UK’s agricultural sectors. What people love about LAMMA is that you can visit stands demonstrating the latest hi-tech combines right through to stands that sell essential workshop tools and supplies." 

Visitors to the two-day event (Wednesday and Thursday 20 and 21 January) will benefit from free car parking and entry.  

More details at www.lammashow.com 

CropTec 2015: Our biggest show yet!

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 With a record number of attendees, CropTec 2015 had an overwhelmingly positive reaction with visitors delighted by its mix of technical information and new technology on show and exhibitors impressed by the quality of the conversations...

Marts the Heart winners announced

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Farmers Guardian’s first Mart’s the Heart Awards were presented at the Livestock Auctioneers Association’s AGM in York last weekend.
 
The awards were devised to recognise the vital role auction markets – and notably the individuals employed by them – play within the industry...
 

Only 7 days until CropTec

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Some of the leading experts in the arable sector will be gathering at CropTec in just over a week. With a record number of visitors booked to attend the event, it’s a unique experience to find ideas, inspiration and answers ...

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Digital Media Strategies 2016


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Digital Media Strategies takes place 7 – 10 March 2016 at Kings Place, London. It brings together a global audience of over 400 CEOs and senior leaders 
 
 
 
 
 

LAMMA to fund next-generation engineers at Riseholme College

riseholme_20151027_0005.jpgAn innovative agreement between Riseholme College, a part of Bishop Burton, and Briefing Media, owners of the LAMMA event (The UK’s largest Agricultural Machinery & Services Exhibition) is set to benefit young people training in the field of land-based technology for three years.

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Lord Henry Plumb receives Outstanding Contribution to British Agriculture

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Kicking off the evening was the inaugural presentation of the Outstanding Contribution to British Agriculture award, which was given to Lord Henry Plumb.
 
Upon the announcement, he received rapturous applause from the audience for his achievements and influence on British agriculture and politics, which has spanned a 76-year farming career.
 

The 2015 British Farming Awards winners have been announced

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The winners of the 2015 British farming Awards have been revealed at a fantastic awards ceremony, held at Chateau Impney Hotel, Droitwich Spa, last Thursday evening (October 15, 2015).

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The Dairy Show 2015 – The Great Milk Debate

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Hosted by Dairy Farmer editor, Peter Hollinshead the Great Milk Debate saw NFU Dairy Board Chairman Rob Harrison, Farmers For Action Chairman David Handley and AHDB Dairy Chairman, Gwyn Jones battle it out at the Dairy Show.

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FG saw three successes  at British Guild of Agricultural Journalists awards

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Farmers Guardian saw three major successes at this year’s British Guild of Agricultural Journalists (BGAJ) annual Harvest Lunch and awards ceremony in London last week.

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Gehan Talwatte joins Briefing Media as Chairman 

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Following the recent investment by Lyceum Capital Partners in Briefing Media (July 2015) the company announces that Gehan Talwatte has joined as Chairman of the business. 

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Who Impressed our farm dragons at the first Agri-Innovation Den?

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The 2015 Agri-Innovation finalists were invited to Wooten Park, West Midlands, on September 22 to present their new inventions.  

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Digital Media Strategies USA Kicks Off and Launch of B2B Media Event in London

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The Media Briefing's launch event, Digital Media Strategies USA kicks off at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York this week with over 200 participants including CEOs and senior leaders from news...

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FG’s 24 Hours in Farming shines a global spotlight on British farmers

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Farmers Guardian took over Twitter and social media last Thursday and Friday (August 20-21) with its phenomenally successful 24 Hours in Farming initiative. Supported by BASF, the campaign aimed to show the world what UK farmers do over the course of a normal day

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FG to showcase UK farming

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On Thursday, August 20 this year, 24 hours of farming’s activities will be collected and shared by – and with - the world, thanks to 24 Hours in Farming, a Farmers Guardian campaign, sponsored by BASF.

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Olivia Midgley named runner up in Guild of Agricultural Journalists Institute of Agricultural Engineers awards

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Farmers Guardian's deputy head of news and business Olivia Midgley was named runner up in the Guild of Agricultural Journalists Institute...

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FG reporters hone their skills on specialist course

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Briefing Media Agriculture’s Alice Singleton and Laura Bowyer recently attended the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists John Deere training course in Nottinghamshire. 

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TheMediaBriefing wins Best Marketing Team at the Conference Awards 2015

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TheMediaBriefing's conferences are the natural extension of our editorial endeavours, providing live discussions and debates that expand upon our mandate of teaching publishers how to survive in an increasingly digitally-focused world.

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Farmers Guardian launches Mart’s the Heart Awards

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Farmers Guardian’s latest initiative builds on the success of the popular Mart’s the Heart campaign, with the launch of Marts the Heart Awards. 

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24 Hours in Farming is launched

24-hours-in-farming-280pxjpg.jpgTHIS summer FG Insight, along with our sponsor BASF, is launching 24 Hours in Farming. Over the course of 24 hours we want to get as many people from all over the industry as possible to tell us what they are doing throughout the day. 

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Careers Forum for agricultural students will launch at CropTec

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CropTec, the leading specialist arable event, will host an interactive workshop designed to offer students a diverse insight into career opportunities within the arable industry.

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Ben Briggs appears on BBC Radio 2

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Briefing Media Agriculture head of news, business and analysis, Ben Briggs, appeared on a special Radio 2 Jeremy Vine show slot looking at 'four things farmers hate'. 

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AGRIBANK is once again headline sponsor of LAMMA 2016

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We are delighted to announce that AGRIBANK will once again be the headline sponsor at LAMMA 2016. 

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Ben Briggs appears on BBC Radio 2

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Ben Briggs, Briefing Media Agriculture head of news and business, appeared on the Jeremy Vine Show on Radio 2 recently to talk about the devastating impact sheep dip has had on some shepherds' well being.

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LAMMA 2016 - exhibiting opportunities at the UK's largest annual trade show

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LAMMA is the UK’s largest annual trade show with an impressive list of over 900 exhibitors and still growing. It is the show in the agricultural calendar not to be missed.

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Agrimoney.com nominated for Online Media Award

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Agrimoney.com has been nominated for best business website at the Online Media Awards.

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Farmers Guardian AGM t-shirts raised £2,000 for a national farming charity

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The ever popular Farmers Guardian AGM t-shirts have raised £2,000 for a national farming charity thanks to donations from Young Farmers at this year’s annual convention weekend. 

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Digital Media Strategies comes to New York

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Following the huge success of the past few years TheMediaBriefing is delighted to announce that Digital Media Strategies is coming to the USA.Taking place from the 8th - 10th of September this year the event will be held in the Millennium Broadway hotel in New York.   

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British Media Awards takes place on Wednesday the 6th of May

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With a record number of entries this year and a sell out ceremony this year's British Media Awards promises to be the biggest night in UK media. 

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CropTec 2015 registrations now open

Croptec imagesv2.jpgWe are delighted to announce that registrations for CropTec 2015 are now open. The event will be held on the 24th and 25th November at the East of England Showground, Peterborough. Read full story here...

British Farming Awards 2015 is now open for business 

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Now in its third year, the British Farming Awards are back for 2015, bigger better with two new exciting categories.

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LAMMA ’16 is shaping up to be bigger than ever before

lamma-ariel-view-2.jpgLAMMA ’16, the UK’s leading farm machinery services and equipment show is shaping up the to be bigger than ever before.  

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The Farmer's in the den with the launch of Agri-Innovation Den to shape the future of agriculture

Correct rectangular(1).jpgBudding entrepreneurs are being invited to showcase their ideas for ground-breaking new technologies in a Dragon’s Den-style pitch for their share of £100,000, as part of a new initiative to discover the best innovators in the UK’s agriculture industry.

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Farmers Guardian news and business editor Ben Briggs appointed chairman of the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists

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With more than 500 members, the guild represents the interests of farming journalists and PR representatives...

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Search for Britain's oldest working tractor begins

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Farming machinery classified website LammaXchange, which is owned by Farmers Guardian parent company Briefing Media, has launched a quest to discover Britain’s oldest working tractor.

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British Media Awards 2015

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This year marked another year of record entries for the awards which have quickly become the industry standard. With such a high level of entries whittling them down to the shortlists took many hours to compile but on Tuesday the 17
th at 12pm they were announced via Twitter. 

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Farmers Guardian launches Auctionfinder.co.uk, a brand new auction website for the farming community

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Farmers Guardian has always been at the forefront of livestock sales information. From the extremely popular Mart's The Heart campaign to weekly market prices, our auction coverage is part and parcel of what we do. 

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Record numbers attend LAMMA 2015

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The 34th LAMMA Show was held at the East of England Showground in Peterborough on the 22nd and 23rd January. Attracting more than 40,000 visitors and a record number of Exhibitors the Show was widely acclaimed to be the best ever.  

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Crowds flock to first day flock to first day of LAMMA

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Britain’s farmers flocked to Peterborough yesterday for the first day of LAMMA’15 to see the latest agricultural technology.

More than 20,000 people visited the event at the East of England Showground on Wednesday with another 20,000 expected again today (Thursday). Read the full story here...

 

Briefing Media journalist reports on Tanzanian experience 

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Returning from her visit to Tanzania in November Arable Farming and Farmers Guardian arable reporter Georgina Haigh will be sharing her experiences on the trip in the Christmas editions of Farmers Guardian.

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CropTec is the event of choice for progressive arable farmers 

croptec.jpgCropTec 2014 had an overwhelmingly positive reaction with visitors delighted by its mix of technical information and new technology on show and exhibitors impressed by the quality of the conversations they had.

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One week to go until CropTec 2014 - The UK's leading technical event for arable farmers 

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With one week to go before CropTec 2014 the team are busy making final preparations. Over 100 exhibitors are lined up to showcase their products and services at the event in Peterborough on the 19th and 20th November.

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British Farming Awards 2014 - Farming Hero of the Year

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Seven inspirational farmers were shortlisted for the first ever Farmers Guardian Farming Hero award as part of the 2014 British Farming Awards.

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Take the Lead campaign has been short listed for Campaign of the Year in the British Society of Magazine Editors' Awards

take the lead.jpgBriefing Media Agriculture's Take the Lead campaign has been short listed for Campaign of the Year in the British Society of Magazine Editors' Awards.

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Briefing Media acquires agriculture finance insight business

Briefing-media-logo.jpgBriefing Media Ltd, the UK’s leading agriculture information and events group, announces it has today acquired Agrimoney, the agriculture investment information specialist. Read the full story here...

Farmers Guardian plays key role in International Federation of Agricultural Journalists annual congress 

emma-penny.jpgBriefing Media Agriculture staff played a key role in the recent International Federation of Agricultural Journalists annual congress in Aberdeen.

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Briefing Media journalist wins opportunity to report on Tanzanian agriculture 

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Arable Farming and Farmers Guardian arable reporter Georgina Haigh has won the opportunity to see and report on agriculture and rural enterprise in Tanzania. 

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TheMediaBriefing's biggest ever launch event

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We're pleased to announce that TheMediaBriefing's biggest ever launch event, Monetising Media, takes place on 29 September to 1 October at Altitude, London.

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CropTec is shaping up to become the must attend event on the arable farmers calendar

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CropTec 2014 will be held at the East of England Showground, Peterborough on November 19th and 20th

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Record Entries for the British Farming Awards

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We have enjoyed record numbers of entries for the 2014 British Farming Awards as the event moves into its second year. 

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Farmers Guardian takes the lead

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Deputy news and business editor, Oliva Midgley who fronts our FG ‘take the lead’ campaign, speaks to various radio stations...

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Briefing Media’s agriculture division has triumphed in recent awards run by the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists (BGAJ).

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Farmers Guardian photographer Marcello Garbagnoli won the arable category of the BGAJ photography contest, sponsored by Du Pont and presented by Neil Beadle, UK marketing manager. 

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PPA Awards shortlist

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Farmers Guardian has been shortlisted at the PPA Awards for  Business Media Brand of the Year...

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Farmers Guardian Livestock Editor Scoops Top Award

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Farmers Guardian livestock editor Katie Jones has been honoured for outstanding journalism.

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Digital Media Strategies nominated

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Digital Media Strategies has been nominated...

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British Farming Awards

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New dates and headline sponsor for Croptec 2014

croptec dates.jpgThe dates for this year’s CropTec event have been announced, and it will move two weeks later in the calendar. 

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