Category: Collingham YFC

Year of Awards for Farmer Ben Theaker

Saturday evening saw over 300 people attend the annual Nottinghamshire Young Farmers County Ball., hosted at Colwick Hall Hotel. Guests enjoyed a blade of beef dinner, followed by the presentation of awards and dancing to Newark Radio DJ Chris Bevans, Ben Theaker, 23 of Worksop YFC has been having a momentous year, in October he […]

Who’s your winner?

Saturday will see the Annual County Ball take place at Colwick Hall Hotel and as usual the much awaited announcement of the new Mr and Miss YFC for 2018. Here’s the line up of who’s in the running…. Mr YFC Ben Theaker, 23, a farmer and a member of Worksop YFC.  Following studying agriculture at Brackenhurst, […]

Chairman’s Challenge Success

During National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs Week {18-24 September 2017} seven Nottinghamshire clubs took on the chairman’s challenge to create a bale sculpture promoting their club. During the week the countryside was littered with clubs working together to best promote their club. Collingham YFC sited their bale combine in a field on the side […]

Collingham member secures scholarship

Harper Adams University student and Collingham YFC Member Sammy Allen was brought up on farm that reared pigs, and has now received a scholarship providing her with the opportunity to see another part of the industry. The BSc (Hons) Agriculture has recently been named as the new Dalehead Food scholar, which includes a scholarship with the company, where she’ll […]

Lawnmowers pull crowd at Notts County Show

The roar of the YFC Lawnmowers couldn’t keep the crowds away at this years’ Nottinghamshire County Show. The YFC area was buzzing all weekend, and the clubs put on a great showcase, there were over 200 entries in the exhibit classes and over 125 in the Stock classes. Congratulations to all nine clubs who were […]