£150,000 Boost for Farmers’ Health and Wellbeing

Farmers and rural communities will benefit from health and wellbeing support across the North of England over the next two years, following a successful £150,000 funding bid by a consortium of [...]

Yorkshire Agricultural Society Honoured as King Named Patron

The Yorkshire Agricultural Society is honoured to announce that King Charles III will continue to be Patron of the charity. The announcement follows a review of more than 1,000 Royal Patronages [...]

New farming era scrutinised at Future Farmers Spring Debate

Farming’s pursuit of a profitable and productive balance in a new era of environmentally incentivised government payments was discussed at the Future Farmers of Yorkshire’s Spring Debate. [...]

New income ideas shared at Great Yorkshire Showground

New and emerging opportunities for rural businesses to grow their incomes amid changes to financial support for British farming have been explored at a wide-ranging event held at the Great [...]

Search for Right Farming Balance at Spring Debate

Navigating a new era of environmentally incentivised farm payments is top of the agenda at the Future Farmers of Yorkshire’s Spring Debate on the evening of Tuesday 19th March 2024. ‘Food and [...]

Learning Through Land at Great Yorkshire Showground

Land-based challenges and opportunities for rural businesses will be explored at the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate on Monday 11th March. Farmers and wider industry professionals are [...]

First Female Show Director Appointed to Lead Great Yorkshire Show

Dairy farmer Rachel Coates will make history as the first female to take over the role of Show Director of the Great Yorkshire Show. Rachel, from Shipley, West Yorkshire, will take over from [...]

Farming scholarship for Yorkshire entrepreneur on soils mission

Digital entrepreneur Tom Scrope from North Yorkshire is embarking on an international mission to understand how more farmers can unlock the benefits of healthier soils, thanks to a prestigious [...]

Fully funded training pathway launched to boost farming careers

A new agricultural training programme to support the development of farming’s next generation has been launched by the Yorkshire Agricultural Society. Ambitious farmers aged under 35 are [...]

Yorkshire’s farming community raises thousands of pounds for charity at inaugural Harvest Dinner Dance

Some 300 members of Yorkshire’s farming community enjoyed an evening of celebration at the first ever Harvest Dinner Dance held by the Future Farmers of Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Agricultural [...]