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.
Murray Stephen, 27, works on the family farm covering 162 hectares of spring barley, 8ha of potatoes, 300 breeding ewes and 200 cattle over the winter. The farm also grows vegetables for its shop, Thorneybank Farm Shop.
Amy Eggleston, 24, is a fifth-generation dairy farmer milking 500 Friesians near Melton Mowbray. She previously studied and worked in marketing in Leeds and London before moving back to the countryside to join the family farm.
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.