Archives: April 2015

Notts bound for Annual Convention

The National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs Annual Convention is the highlight of the YFC calendar for our members. More than 5,000 young farmers from across England and Wales gather together to celebrate being part of one of the largest rural youth organisations in the UK. For many of our young farmers, it’s a chance […]

‘life as a single young farmer’ wins best performance

Well done to the Notts team of Sam Tooley, Haydn Short and Callum Kendall who put on a great performance at last nights East Midlands Area NFU Public Speaking competition. Congratulations to Sam who was awarded best performance for her light hearted, funny and insightful speech on the ‘life of a single young farmer’ The […]

Soil Management competition

Well done to Tuxford YFC on winning this weekend’s Soil Management competition, along with  Collingham YFC who finished in second place.   Kindly hosted by Mark Strawson, and judged by Mark Hodkinson, the competition involved the physical examination of three soil profiles. Competitors were required to determine the characteristics of the soil and to identify and specify […]