Society Blog

Newbury and District Agricultural...

The Newbury and District Agricultural Society has been shortlisted in the Inspiring Educator category for the prestigious Bayer Farming & Countryside Education Awards, which celebrate the very best in food...

A great turn out...

The Newbury & District Agricultural Society ran their annual Agricultural Challenge for Special Education over the Autumn and Spring school terms where participating schools enjoyed making ‘country-themed’...

The West Woodhay Gardener’s...

Taking place from Friday 23rd until Sunday 25th June 2017, The West Woodhay Gardener’s Fair promises to be a paradise for passionate gardeners.Exhibitors have been hand-picked...

FACE and LEAF in...

A proposed merger between FACE (Farming & Countryside Education) and LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) has been announced this month. ...

"Design, Make and Market...

Schools across Berkshire and neighbouring counties are invited to enter a team* in an exciting new challenge launching in 2018. DESIGN -a product with an agricultural or...

So, what do we...

Daren Bowyer, CEO of the Society, gives us a glimpse into post-show life in the Showground Office and how plans are very much well under way for the 2017 Show.So...

A successful AGM with...

At a well-attended AGM yesterday evening, Adrian Scrope and Jon Drew were elected to serve as members of the Board of Management for a three year term. ...

Supporting local charity in...

The Newbury & District Agricultural Society is proud to be sponsoring the Edible Thatcham strand of the Thatcham Vision project.  ...

Ploughing Match

A strong turnout of families and farmers alike enjoyed the age old tradition of ploughing at Sulhamstead on Saturday 15th October.The day started at 9am with...

Farming & Sustainability Challenge...

The Farming & Sustainability Challenge is an annual event for secondary school pupils to take part in, and it's main aim is to link the pupils with ...