Last year we welcomed more than 700 farmers and industry representatives to a sold out venue, who gathered to celebrate the best in British farming innovation and this year will be no different. Taking place on Thursday, 17 October, the 2019 awards is a night in the agricultural calendar not to be missed.
At this year’s awards evening the winners of the Farmers Guardian Mart’s the Heart Awards will be announced. The awards, which highlight the vital role auctions and auctioneers play within the livestock industry, will be presented with their awards.
18:30 Drinks reception and registration
19:30 Marts the Harts awards presentation
19:45 Three course dinner served
The 2019 British Farming Awards will be held in the Imperial Suite at The National Conference Centre, Birmingham. The NCC has gained an exceptional reputation across the industry, accommodating over 200,000 guests each year. Situated in the heart of the country, you could not ask for an easier venue to reach by air, road or rail, with ever improving transport links and plenty of exciting attractions in the immediate vicinity the National Conference Centre.
The National Conference Centre welcomed its first guests back in 1985 following the successful launch of the National Motorcycle Museum the previous year. Initially expected to be simply an extension of the National Motorcycle Museum’s facilities, the venue soon developed and matured into a successful stand-alone,award-winning venue of its own.
“To be nominated for this award was a great thing, to be a finalist was awesome, to win it is unbelievable really.”
“I’m over the moon. It’s a brilliant industry to get into, it’s diverse and every day is different. You’ve got to work hard, put the hours in, but the reward comes in the end.”
“Winning was the biggest surprise – ever! lots of people supported me on the night as the venue was so close for us. Walking up to the stage was something I will never forget. ”
“Just to be a finalist and sat there in this room full of such inspirational people was enough, to win was just something else!”