Farming Shows And Events

  • The South of England Autumn Show & Game Fair

    Oct 04, 2014 - Oct 05, 2014 The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    The Autumn Show & Game Fair is a great day out for fans of hunting, shooting and fishing, with lots of attractions to entertain the whole family. This is a chance to try your hand at a range of country pursuits and enjoy the fresh autumn air in a beautiful rural setting.

    Come and try Clay Pigeon Shooting, watch the Fly Casting Demonstrations or admire the Vintage Vehicles and Machinery on display.

    Our four-legged friends are out in force with the Gundog Scurry, Cavalcade of Hounds, Terrier ...

  • Horse of the Year Show

    Oct 08, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014 Birmingham NEC, B40 1NT
    Horse of the Year Show, “The World’s Most Famous Horse Show” is widely regarded as the pinnacle of achievement in the equestrian world - an event to which all owners and riders aspire.

    The SEIB Racehorse to Riding Horse Show Championship has also proved to be a big hit with the crowds, instigated to support and encourage the re-education of Thoroughbreds taken out of racing and re-schooled and prepared for the show ring. The series helps to recognise the abilities of the many horses that co ...

  • Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Ipswich

    Oct 11, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014 Suffolk Showground, Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich, IP3 8UH
    There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the countryside or simply looking for a great day to spend with the family.

    The two-day family fun event, tied in with the popular and prestigious Game and Country show, highlights a highly-entertaining range of country leisure pursuits, and features continuous arena events such as world class jousting displays and spectacular flying owls. From a fun and educational medieval village all ...

  • Living Heritage - Kent Game & Country Fair

    Oct 11, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014 Folkstone Racecourse, Stone Street, Westhanger, Hythe, Kent, Kent CT21 4HX
    There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out!

    All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so long as suitably restrained. Your family dog and working dogs are all welcomed at Living Heritage fairs!

    Enjoy superb, action packed arena demonstrations and displays. Take a look at this - scurry racing, fun sheepdog and ducks, dare-devil stunts, falconry displays, games on horseback and working gundogs included.

    Enjoy 'Have a Go' country sp ...

  • Peterborough Arena Autumn Show

    Oct 12, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014 Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 6XE
    Fun, fur and feathers! A fantastic family day out – the one-day Autumn Show is back on Sunday October 12 with something for everyone.

    Attractions for 2014 include

    Birds of prey displays
    Duck and sheepdog displays
    Sheep racing
    Canine events – including the Scruffts Family Crossbreed Dog of the Year
    East of England giant vegetable competition
    Pony Club team show jumping
    Exhibitions of rare breed cattle, sheep, pigs and goats
    The Supreme London Champions ...

  • Welsh Dairy Show

    Oct 14, 2014 - Oct 14, 2014 Carmarthen Showground, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA33 5DR
    A one-day show held annually on the 3rd Tuesday of October, preceded by a popular Calf and Young Handlers' competition on the Monday evening. The event has become one of the biggest of its kind in Britain. ...

  • National Fruit Show

    Oct 15, 2014 - Oct 16, 2014 Kent Showground, Detling, Maidstone, ME14 3JF
    Boasting the best of British produce and technology, the National Fruit Show is a key event for the industry – and the ideal place to meet new and existing clients.

    While fruit growing has changed immeasurably over the last eight decades, one thing remains constant. At the heart of the National Fruit Show is the stunning display of competition entries – around 60 metres of the best of British top fruit. ...

  • Countryside Live

    Oct 18, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014 Great Yorkshire Showground, A661 Wetherby Road into Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8NZ
    90% indoors - Countryside Live is going from strength to strength! Features now include Equine classes and Horsemanship Masterclasses with International Show Jumper Graham fletcher (for 2008). There's the traditional favourite of Cattle and Sheep classes- a new addition is that we've also got Pigs! Of course there's the cookery theatre and honey, fruit, vegetables and flower competitions. We're also delighted to present dog agility as part of the line-up. ...

  • Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Newark

    Oct 18, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014 Newark Showground, Lincoln Rd, Winthorpe, Newark, NG24 2NY
    There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the countryside or simply looking for a great day to spend with the family.

    The two-day family fun event, tied in with the popular and prestigious Game and Country show, highlights a highly-entertaining range of country leisure pursuits, and features continuous arena events such as world class jousting displays and spectacular flying owls. From a fun and educational medieval village all ...

  • Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show

    Nov 08, 2014 - Nov 09, 2014 Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY
    The Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show boasts over 400 vintage tractors and has become the best specialist show of its type in the UK in just 5 years. The show is held inside the 12 acres of halls and in marquees at the superbly located Newark Showground.

    2014 Show:
    Major theme display of Massey Ferguson
    Saturday Auction
    Sunday Sortout
    Rare & Native Breeds/Calf Show
    Trade stands
    Rural & Contemporary Crafts
    Heritage Displays
    Entertainment for everyone ...

  • Anglesey Winter Show

    Nov 08, 2014 - Nov 09, 2014 The Showground, Gwalchmai, Holyhead, Anglesley, LL65 4RW
    Hundreds of people travelled from far and wide to show off their animals at the Anglesey Winter Fair.

    The two-day fair, held during the weekend, also attracted hundreds of visitors.

    Among the youngest exhibitors was Hari Glyn Roberts, from Fodol, Llanedwen, Anglesey, who helped his dad Robin to get their Limousin Cross ready for the fair's beef cattle competitions.

    It wasn't just livestock on show, 11 year old Deian Parry, from Gwlachmai, won 1st and 3rd prizes in the photography sectio ...

  • Living Heritage - Late Late Game Show

    Nov 08, 2014 - Nov 09, 2014 3 Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs , WR13 6NW
    There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out!

    All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so long as suitably restrained. Your family dog and working dogs are all welcomed at Living Heritage fairs!

    Enjoy superb, action packed arena demonstrations and displays. Take a look at this - scurry racing, fun sheepdog and ducks, dare-devil stunts, falconry displays, games on horseback and working gundogs included.

    Enjoy 'Have a Go' country sp ...

  • Staffordshire County Showground - English Winter Fair

    Nov 15, 2014 - Nov 16, 2014 Staffordshire County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18 OBD
    Livestock Classes for Beef Cattle, Sheep and Pigs. Carcass Classes for Beef, Lambs, Pigs and Turkeys as well as Classes for Hay, Cereals and Potatoes. Other Attractions at the Show include an auction of livestock and carcasses from 2pm on Sunday, the Young Farmer's Stock & Carcass Judging Competition, the BPEX Pork Products Competition as well as agricultural, breed society and general trade stands. The Show also incorporates a Christmas Fayre and food hall featuring a variety of seasonal and ge ...

  • Managing Crop Pests and Diseases in a Changing Environment

    Nov 22, 2014 - Nov 22, 2014 Jealott’s Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG42 6EY
    educing crop losses resulting from pests and diseases is becoming ever more important as the need for global food production continues to rise. Here in the UK, farmers and horticultural growers are facing highly challenging times due to pressures being brought to bear by an environment subject to technological, societal, regulatory, economic and climate change.

    With confirmed speakers including, Professor Peter Gregory Director of East Malling Research, Ed Moorhouse from G’s Growers, Rob Can ...

  • National Soil Symposium 2014

    Nov 25, 2014 - Nov 25, 2014 St Johns Hotel, 651 Warwick Rd, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 1AT
    Our two-day event for progressive farmers and growers, offered practical advice on soil management techniques for improved plant nutrition and livestock health. ...

  • CropWorld Global 2014

    Nov 29, 2014 - Nov 30, 2014 Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands
    With more than 80 exhibitors including agrochemical manufacturers and distributors, leading seed and crop producers, biotech companies, research and manufacturing organisations and universities, CropWorld Global attracts influential visitors from five continents. Through a combination of plenary sessions, panel discussions and case studies, an international line-up of speakers delve into the political, commercial and technical topics ranging from the impact of regulatory changes to assessing mod ...

  • Royal Welsh Winter Fair

    Dec 01, 2014 - Dec 02, 2014 Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Powys, LD2 3SY
    Set in the heart of rural Wales and priding itself on being the best primestock event in the UK, the Royal Welsh Winter Fair has something to offer everyone. The main attraction for the event is, of course, the tremendous display of livestock, with an average of 1400 entries in both the livestock and equine competitions each year, showing off the best of British farming along with Poultry, Hounds and Farriery demonstrations. Also there are 300 tradestands and many other attractions including:- F ...

  • Truro Primestock Show

    Dec 03, 2014 - Dec 03, 2014 Truro Primestock Show, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall , TR1 2EH
    This is a popular occasion, bringing the countryside and farming into the heart of the City. You can see at close hand the very best of the Cornwall's beef cattle and sheep being judged and then sold, as well as admiring a wonderful show and exhibition of farm produce, cookery, preserves, floral art, photography, crafts and a host of other exhibits.

    There is always a wonderful atmosphere in the marquee which provides a unique opportunity to see live cattle and sheep literally within a few yar ...

  • South of England Festive Food & Drink Fayre

    Dec 06, 2014 - Dec 07, 2014 South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Get into the Christmas spirit in style this December at our traditional Festive Food & Drink Fayre.

    Far away from the hassle of the high street, the Norfolk Pavilion is a haven of warmth and colour with two floors packed full of delicious locally produced festive food & drink and a fabulous range of gift ideas.

    There’s pickles and pies, cheeses and chocolates, hams and sausages, wines and liqueurs – you’ll find everything you could wish for to give yourself and your guests the best Christm ...

  • Royal Ulster Winter Fair

    Dec 11, 2014 - Dec 11, 2014 The King's Hall Complex, Lisburn Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT9 6GW
    Royal Ulster Winter Fair is an established and highly successful event in the Agricultural calender. Open for 1 day it is primarily dairy orientated. Trade stands and sapce for over 200 cattle.

    Visitors will see the highest quality of dairy cattle livestock on show as well as having the opportunity to find out what the industry has to offer. It also provides an excellent vehicle for exhibitors to market their products and services to the dairy farming industry.

    The event features showin ...

  • Oxford Farming Conference

    Jan 06, 2015 - Jan 08, 2015 Oxford University Examination Halls, 81 High Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 4BG
    The 2013 Conference will be held from the 2nd to the 4th of January 2013 at the Oxford University Examination Schools.

    The conference will include a hard-hitting political debate session, a session on technology & innovation and one on inspiration & global technology.

    The 2013 Research will examine what farming delivers to society - it will be a seminal piece of work which quantifies the non-direct contributions farming makes to society in a financial context. This work is kindly being spo ...

  • British Carp and Angling Show

    Jan 17, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015 The Royal Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, New Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 0TT
    The British Carp & Angling show will bring together top names, top stands and the best fishing demo’s the UK has to offer.

    Set just 5 minutes from the City of Norwich at the fabulous Royal Norfolk Showground, the event is surrounded with hundreds of fishing lakes and thousands of keen fishing enthusiasts – who will come in their droves to spend money on your products.

    Benefits of attending the British Carp & Angling Show:

    Stand at one of the UK’s busiest fishing related event from as li ...

  • British Cattle Conference

    Jan 19, 2015 - Jan 21, 2015 Telford Golf and Spa Hotel, Great Hay Drive, Sutton Heights, Telford, Shropshire, TF7 4DT
    The British Cattle Breeders Club prides itself on bringing together speakers who will challenge current thinking and practices and encourage the delegates to question whether there is a better way to breed cattle in the future. This is only achieved when we join together science, technology and practical examples of how farmers can improve performance at farm level. Innovation in any industry is essential to maintain competitive advantage and harness better working practices leading to the impro ...

  • LAMMA Show

    Jan 21, 2015 - Jan 22, 2015 East of England Showground, Oundle Rd, Alwalton, Peterborough, PE2 6XE
    Welcome to LAMMA – the UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show.

    Held in January each year, LAMMA is free to attend and regularly attracts up to 40,000 farmers from around the country and overseas.

    LAMMA takes place in all but the most extreme weather conditions. There is free car parking on site for up to 10,000 cars and farmers are encouraged to bring their employees and contractors.

    LAMMA is a 'dry' show but there are plenty of catering outlets from which ...

  • Fruit Logistica

    Feb 04, 2015 - Feb 06, 2015 Messedamm 22 14055 Berlin, Germany, 14055
    FRUIT LOGISTICA is the leading international meeting place of the fresh produce trade. From 6th to 8th February 2013, more than 2,400 companies from across the entire fresh produce value chain will be present in a single location – including global players as well as small and medium-sized suppliers from all around the world.

    For three whole days, FRUIT LOGISTICA provides:

    - an across-the-board presence of top international exhibitors
    - an excellent platform for initiating business deals ...

  • Energy Now Expo 2015

    Feb 11, 2015 - Feb 12, 2015 Telford International Centre, Saint Quentin Gate Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4JH
    Farming is one of the most energy intensive industries in operation today. As these energy costs continue to rise, increasing numbers of farmers are looking for alternative energy sources in order to reduce their bills, as well as their carbon emissions.

    The event will:

    Explain how each of the renewable energy sources work

    Show how alternative energy solutions can save money on fuel costs

    Outline how farmers and landowners can earn extra income by supplying a renewable energy to the ...

  • The Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show

    Feb 12, 2015 - Feb 15, 2015 ExCeL London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1XL
    The Telegraph outdoor adventure & travel show is the UK’s largest exhibition for adventurous people, taking place 12-15 February 2015, at London’s Excel.

    We’ve made it easier than ever to find your way around the show this year with six new and exciting zones. Whether you’re passionate about travelling, photography, climbing, watersports, exploring the British countryside or you’re in the market for some new gear – you’re sure to find everything you need and have a great day at the show.

    N ...

  • Norfolk Farming Conference

    Feb 12, 2015 - Feb 12, 2015 John Innes Centre and Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich Research Park Colney, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7UH
    The impact of the Common Agricultural Policy’s reforms on the future of farming will be among topics at the 2014 Norfolk Farming Conference. ...

  • The Great British Shooting Show

    Feb 13, 2015 - Feb 15, 2015 toneleigh Park International Exhibition Centre, Near Kennilworth, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG
    Firstly the biggest possible thank you to everyone who visited the BSS at the new Stoneleigh Park venue. We freely admit that we were overwhelmed by this year's support for the show and it was immediately apparent that big changes would need to be made for 2014. We want The British Shooting Show to provide the best possible experience for visitors and be the best there is, so the following improvements have already been implemented.

    EXTRA show day on Friday 14th Feb with more choice when to v ...

  • BETA International 2015

    Feb 22, 2015 - Feb 24, 2015 NEC Birmingham, West Midlands , B40 1NT
    Regarded as the ultimate trade experience, this world-renowned exhibition for the equestrian, country clothing, outdoor and pet product sectors is built on a rich tradition of innovation, design and invention. It is the place to see and be seen, offering the finest business and networking opportunities over three days at the NEC, Birmingham. Where else can you meet key movers and shakers, discover exciting, new products and chat to the names behind the brands all under one roof? ...

  • NFU Conference 2015

    Feb 24, 2015 - Feb 25, 2015 ICC in Birmingham city centre, LD2 3TU
    With an array of high profile speakers from across the spectrum of politics, economics, retail and science the NFU Conference 2014 has it all.

    In addition to the Commodity breakout sessions there will be a number of unique workshops and early bird meetings which include CAP, Science for Profitable Farming, Social Media for Beginners and Advanced, Renewable Energy Food and Fuel, Next Generation – managing the succession, Tenants, Uplands and the Environment making an interactive and stimulati ...

  • Precision Farming

    Mar 04, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015 Peterborough Arena, The East of England Showground, Peterborough, PE2 6XE
    Precision Farming is an event for farmers and growers which showcases the best pratical solutions available to implement precision farming. ...

  • Agri-Expo

    Mar 04, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015 Kent Showground, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3JF
    The show encompasses everything new and innovative available to farmers and growers and is fast becoming a "must see" business show for everyone involved in every aspect of agricutlure. Over recent years many manufacturers and their dealers have used Agri-Expo as the perfect venue to showcase the very best of equipment and technolgy developments as well as many new product launches

    Another area where Agri-Expo offers an extra dimension is in professional services, where visitors have the oppo ...

  • NutraFormulate

    Mar 17, 2015 - Mar 18, 2015 The National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Bickenhill, Solihull, West Midlands, B92 0EJ
    The market for functional foods is on track to continue its upward growth trajectory despite gloomy economic predictions; Mintel forecasts the functional food and drinks market in the UK to be worth GBP1,067 million by 2016, up by 32% on 2011.

    Making a functional food product stand out and become a regular and sustainable shopping basket staple is crucial to its success and longevity; addressing this key subject against a backdrop of the latest scientific research is the focus of NutraFormula ...

  • Country Living Spring Fair

    Mar 18, 2015 - Mar 22, 2015 Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London, N1 0QH
    A visit to the Country Living Magazine Spring Fair is the perfect way to banish the winter blues and celebrate the bright new season. Whether you're looking for ideas to brighten up your home, give your garden a new lease of life or want to refresh your wardrobe, it makes for an inspring day out with family or friends.

    Table and flowers

    Inspiring Interiors
    Discover everything you need to furnish your home in authentic country style. Choose from a unique selection of contemporary and rust ...

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