Category: Young Farmers news

All the news from AGM

The 71st County AGM took place on 20th October 2017, at the Lady Eastwood Building, Newark Showground, who also provided the delicious buffet. Simon Bust, County President was in the chair for the evening and welcome all members and guests. Chris Brown, previously Southwell YFC and staff member was invited along to judge the Best […]

New Club on the Block

Happy to announce that Retford YFC are back, and back with a bang! Following their AGM on 3rd October, the newly elected members having been getting to grips with their roles, planning their programme and socialising with other clubs! New Chairman Nick Firth has been instrumental in the re-start of the club, and is now […]

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 […]

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 […]