Archive 2019

Northern Farming Conference 2019

Now in its tenth year, the last Northern Farming Conference took place on Wednesday 6th November 2019 at Hexham Auction Mart in Hexham.

This annual event is one of the most prestigious events in the north, attracting well over 200 farmers, industry experts and politicians to network, listen and question a super line up of speakers including:

  • Mark Suthern - Barclays’ National Head of Agriculture
  • Mark Bridgeman - CLA Deputy President
  • Alex Brewster - Farmer & Nuffield Scholar
  • Lyndsay Chapman - Chief Executive, Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock (CIEL)
  • Rupert Wailes-Fairbairn – Rural Divisional Director at Lycetts & Farmer
  • Rob Ord – Agronomist / Drone Ag
  • Bob Middleton - National Programme Manager for Catchment Sensitive Farming

The event is renowned for its mix of formal and informal debate and has now cemented its position as the 'go-to' conference for the sector in the north.

The conference

The Northern Farming Conference aims to give farmers the opportunity to consider how best to progress and take control of their businesses over the next few years.

Under the theme 'Sweating the assets', leading farmers and industry stakeholders from across the country examined what the future may hold for farmers and their plans for this, particularly in light of the ongoing uncertainty around Brexit.

The next Northern Farming Conference will take place on Wednesday 3 November 2021. To add next year's event to your diary, please click the button below and select your preferred calendar.

2021-11-03 09:30:00 2021-11-03 16:00:00 Europe/London Northern Farming Conference 2021 The Northern Farming Conference aims to give farmers and those advising them information on developments across the agricultural industry and public sector to aid farm business planning over the next year and beyond. Hexham Auction Mart CLA North
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