2020 Annual Conference


Introducing this years presenting scholars...

Meet the 2019 Nuffield Farming Scholar

Ed Barnston

Estate Management - Benchmarking Success

Kindly Sponsored by Worshipful Company of Farmers & Savills   

Dan Burdett

Making change happen in British Farming

Kindly Sponsored by McDonald's UK & Ireland   

Hannah Eastaugh

What is next for UK free range egg production in a growing & increasingly welfare conscious market?

Kindly sponsored by BEMB Trust

Heidi Hall

The Power of the Microbiome to produce Happy, Healthy Pigs

Kindly sponsored by John Oldacre Foundation

Chris Harrap

“We shape our buildings, and thereafter they shape us” – a study into how farm building aesthetics affects the user experience. 

Kindly sponsored by John Oldace Foundation

Claire Hodge

Connectivity in seed potato supply chains

Kindly sponsored by MacRobert Trust

Alice Jones

Understanding varieties, husbandry techniques and best practice in the commercial cultivation of elders for the UK elderflower processing industry.

Kindly sponsored by Thatchers Cider

Mark Little

Feeding for health, combating antimicrobial resistance

Kindly sponsored by Thomas Henry Foundation

Sam Martin

How do we make dairy farming an attractive career choice for the Millennial generation?

Kindly sponsored by Elizabeth Creak Charitable Trust

Penny Montgomerie

What role should Young Farmer Groups play in shaping the future of British Agriculture?

Kindly sponsored by Royal Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland

Grace O'Gorman

Animal medicine best practice, unlocking the potential for UK farming

Kindly sponsored by AHDB

Sarah Pick

Replacement heifer strategies for a productive and profitable suckler herd

Kindly sponsored by Yorkshire Agricultural Society and Worshipful Company of Butchers

John Remnant

Ensuring the veterinary profession meets the needs of livestock agriculture now and in the future

Kindly sponsored by The Trehane Trust

Vicky Robinson

Farmer to Farmer Knowledge Exchange: Relevance, Challenges and Future Direction

Kindly sponsored by Central Regions Farmers Trust (CRFT)

James Smaldon

The future of precision poultry farming and strategies to ensure best possible animal welfare

Kindly sponsored by Three Counties Agricultural Society and McDonald's UK & Ireland

James Standen

Achieving excellence in university and college farms. Implementing best practice from home and abroad

Kindly sponsored by John Oldacre Foundation

Charlie Steer

The Circular Farm. Minimising input for maximum output in a mixed farming system

Kindly sponsored by NFU Mutual Charitable Trust

Richard Walker

Turning British Dairying Optimism into Commercial Reality - Identifying and Exploiting Post Brexit Dairy Exports Markets

Sponsored by Food Chain Scholarship and Young Nuffield Scholar

Duncan Williams

How to get the whole UK dairy industry using antibiotics responsibly

Kindly sponsored by Dartington Cattle Breeding Trust and Richard Lawes Foundation


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