Visit the UK’s leading indoor agricultural event, with eleven packed halls of the very latest in agricultural machinery and equipment. Now at the NEC, Birmingham this is free to attend and free to park.
Dafydd James, 16, has just finished his GCSEs and is now looking forward to the Royal Welsh Show, where he will exhibit South Devon cattle. His interest is in media and he would like to go into television production.
Katie Court, 23, is a training adviser with Coleg Sir Gar, supporting apprentices in land-based industries. She farms beef and sheep with her mother, father and brother, and helps on her boyfriend’s dairy farm in Carmarthenshire.
Melissa Evans, 26, lives on her family’s 120-hectare (300-acre) mixed beef, arable and poultry family farm with a barn conversion B&B, with her parents, brother and twin sister. She is marketing assistant for Berrys, based in Shrewsbury.
Verity Hyland, 26, is chairwoman of Calderdale YFC and works as an event manager. She also helps co-manage a beef and sheep farm in the hills of West Yorkshire with her parents, where her Zwartbles flock has just finished lambing.
Rachel Cooper, 19, farms an 80-hectare coastal beef and sheep farm working alongside her mum, dad and brother. She is currently studying an agricultural degree at Harper Adams University and has ambitions of securing her own tenancy in the future.
Harry Goring, 19, is studying a foundation degree in agriculture and farm management at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester, where he joined from the Easton and Otley College, East Anglia.
Ewan Lambie, 23, works at home on the family beef and sheep farm just outside of Auchterarder. He is also a member of Strathearn Young Farmers and is keen to promote the quality of British produce to consumers.