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.
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.
Josh Millichap, 24, works mostly on his family beef and sheep farm. It has 900 breeding ewes and 85 suckler cows on 220 hectares (543 acres) across three holdings. He studied agriculture with farm business management at Harper Adams University.
Emily Jones, 19, is a second year agri-business student at Harper Adams University. Emily comes from a rural farming family, and lives with her boyfriend, Sam, whose family grow potatoes for McCain in Herefordshire.
Matthew Oldnall, 28, is a poultry specialist at Massey Feeds, currently studying a postgraduate diploma in poultry production at Harper Adams University. He also spent time in South Africa at the University of Pretoria studying animal science.