August 4th 2017
In a bid to improve quality and efficiency, Openfield, the farmer co-operative, has invested £250,000 into its seed production plant, to provide growers with high-quality seed and an unrivalled seed service.Read more
August 1st 2017
Farmer co-op Openfield has got exports off to a flying start this season, with 10 boats loaded with 40,000t of new crop barley and oilseed rape since harvest began.
Three oilseed rape shipments totalling about 8,000t have left the UK and seven feed barley boats holding a total of 32,000t.Read more
June 26th 2017
With so many varieties of wheat, barley and oilseed rape on the AHDB Recommended List it can be hard for the grower to identify those that are best likely to perform on their farm. Assessing its market appeal can be even harder.Read more
March 24th 2017
West Country accountant and corporate financier Philip Moody has been appointed group chairman of Britain’s leading grain co-operative Openfield.Read more
Southwell ploughing match is the largest agricultural one day show in Nottinghamshire, established in 1855 and run by a committee compromising of local business people and rural enthusiasts. The annual show is held at a different venue each year.
Saturday 28th September 2019, from 8:30am to 6:00pm held at Thoresby, NG22 9EP
This year’s Midlands Machinery Show will be held on the 20th and 21st November at the Newark Showground.
The UK’s leading agricultural event returns to the NEC in Birmingham after a successful move.
LAMMA will take place on Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th January and will continue to be free-to-attend and free-to-park.
Experience a true celebration of rural Lincolnshire with an eclectic mix of breathtaking entertainment, food, shopping, music, horticulture and farm life – creating the perfect family day.
24 and 25 June 2020
Venue: Lincolnshire Showground, Grange-de-Lings, Lincoln, LN2 2NA
Dates for the 2020 event are Tuesday 14 to Thursday 16 July which will be the 162nd show