Category: Local news

Prestigious award for Volunteering

Nottinghamshire Federation of Young Farmers Clubs attended a garden party hosted by Sir John Peace, the Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire in June. Many voluntary organisations attended the event, which was to celebrate the tremendous volunteering work that takes place in Nottinghamshire. None more so than the hard work and dedication carried out by members of […]

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 […]

Notts Celebrates National Young Farmers Week

Nottinghamshire YFC is celebrating National Young Farmers’ Week (18-24 September) during the 85th anniversary year of the National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs (NFYFC) During the week, YFCs across England and Wales will be celebrating the positive impact they make on their rural communities and in developing young people’s skills. The aim of the week […]

YFC celebrates 70 Years

Pictured above are Back Row: Past County Chairman Thomas Arnold, Adam Foster, Past County Treasurer Clare Booth, Past President Henry Perry, Past County Chairman Ben Westwood. Front row: Past County Chairman Sarah Poucher, past County Organiser Sue Crawley Nottinghamshire Federation of Young Farmers Clubs (YFC) has been supporting young people in the rural areas of the county […]

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 […]