Cereals 2013

 

The leading technical event for the arable industry

Cereals is the leading technical event for the UK arable industry with over 64ha of stands and live demonstrations including Crop Plots, Working Cultivations, Sprays and Sprayers, Post-Harvest Technology, Business Area, Potatoes and Renewables.

Over 490 leading suppliers come together to update nearly 26,000 visitors on the very latest products, ranging from seeds to sprayers, crop varieties to cultivation equipment, fertilisers to finance.

 

2012 layout (Click map for pdf)

 

About the Cereals Event

There are plenty of reasons to visit Cereals, the leading technical event for the arable industry.

Whether you are planning your cropping, purchasing new machinery, comparing agrichemical treatments or looking for farm savings, Cereals is the ideal place for all your business needs. One place, two days, for invaluable advice and a host of fresh ideas.

  • Over 64 ha of exhibits, crop plots and live demonstrations
  • More than 470 leading suppliers, from seeds to sprayers, fertilisers to finance
  • The largest gathering of arable farmers and industry professionals

"The Cereals Event just keeps going from strength to strength. There's nothing to touch it for progressive technical content, must-have business information and great networking opportunities. If you are serious about arable, you can't afford to miss it." Farmers Weekly

 

Opening Times

Event Opening Times: 12th-13th June

Wednesday 8am-6pm Thursday 8am-5pm

Car parks open at 6.00am with free tea and coffee available until 7.30am.

Gates open to the event site at 7.30am and catering facilities will be open for breakfast.

Please note exhibition stands do not open before 8.00am

 

How To Get There

The address for the event site is Cereals 2013, Boothby Graffoe, Lincoln, LN5 0AS

 

By Car

Free car parking on site.

You will be able to access the event site from 7.30am and catering facilities will be open for breakfast. The exhibition stands open at 8am.

Car parks are open from 6am and there is free tea and coffee in the car parks for visitors who arrive between 6am and 7.30am.

  • Book your tickets in advance to save queuing on the day
  • Think about car share or coming in a larger group
  • Follow the instructions on the ‘Cereals Visitor’ signage and not your sat nav
  • Arrive early to help avoid commuting traffic and make the most of the day

 

Directions

From the South: Download map
A1 northbound, exit at junction with B6403 (at Colsterworth). Take the B6403 north to Ancaster and take A153 north east to Sleaford. Follow signs for the A15 northbound towards Lincoln, turn left onto the B1202. Please turn off your Sat Nav when you pick up the event signage ‘Cereals Visitors’.

From the East: Download map
A17 westbound to A15 northbound, follow signs north towards Lincoln. Turn left onto the B1202. Please turn off your Sat Nav when you pick up the event signage ‘Cereals Visitors’.

From the North West: Download map
A1 southbound, take the A17 eastbound at Newark. Turn left onto Sleaford Road, right onto Pottergate Road, right onto the A607 and right onto the B1202. Please turn off your Sat Nav when you pick up the event signage ‘Cereals Visitors’.

From the South West: Download map
A46 north-eastbound, take the A17 eastbound at Newark. Turn left onto Sleaford Road, right onto Pottergate Road, right onto the A607 and right onto the B1202. Please turn off your Sat Nav when you pick up the event signage ‘Cereals Visitors’.

From North East: Download map
A46 south-westbound (north of Lincoln), turn off at Thorpe on the Hill/Aubourn/Haddington junction through to Harmston. Turn right onto the A607 and then left to the event site. Do not approach from the A15 southbound. Please turn off your Sat Nav when you pick up the event signage ‘Cereals Visitors’.

 

By Train

Hykeham Station is approximately 8 miles north-west of the event site and Metheringham Station is approximately 6 miles east of the event site.

Use www.nationalrail.co.uk to find the most suitable route.

 

By Air

Nearest airports:

East Midlands – approx 50 miles west of the event site.
Birmingham – approx 92 miles south-west of the event site.
Manchester – approx 110 miles west of the event site.
London Stansted - approx 112 miles south of the event site.
London Luton – approx 114 miles south of the event site.
London Heathrow – approx 144 miles south of the event site.
London Gatwick – approx 178 miles south of the event site.

There is no shuttle service from the airports. Visitors are advised to hire a car or book a taxi. All major airports offer hire car facilities.

 

Getting to Cereals from airports by car:

If you are flying into East Midlands, Birmingham or Manchester airports use instructions from North & South West (above)
If you are flying into a London airport use instructions from South & East (above)

 

Fixed wing flights - Please contact David Porter for the use of Temple Bruer airstrip (approx 4 miles from Cereals) on +44 (0)7970 033618 or +44 (0)1522 810840

Helicopter landings - Please contact Liz Haynes for information on +44 (0)1788 892045

 

Taxi's

To get to the event site by taxi from a train station or airport please try the following firms:

Barnes Taxis Tel: +44 (0)1526 833863
JJ Cabs Tel: +44 (0)1529 300448
Woodside Taxis Tel: +44 (0)1529 304444

 

Exhibitors

Click any name for contact details