Proud to be part of The Oxford Farming Conference

Proud to be part of The Oxford Farming Conference

One of our busiest press events of the year is the Oxford Farming Conference, with 80 members of the press attending this year between television news, broadsheets and the agricultural media. The press room, where the conference is streamed, is always a great buzz of...
Learning from New Zealand

Learning from New Zealand

I’m writing this from Ashburton, which is an agricultural town in the South Island of New Zealand. It’s a fitting time to be in the country that famously lost its farm support payments in the 1980s, given the changes that we face to our own farm subsidies post-Brexit....
Ireland, Borders, Beef and Brexit

Ireland, Borders, Beef and Brexit

Last week I attended an International Federation of Agricultural Journalists’ (IFAJ) event in Dublin and had a very fortunate opportunity to hear how the Ireland sees the UK’s departure from Europe, and its impact on Irish agriculture and trade. We were hosted by The...