The World Angus Forum in 2017 represents a 'Homecoming' to the UK. See www.worldangusforum2017.com. Comprising England Tour, Scotland Tour, Ireland Tour & World Forum.
The annual AHDB Export Conference takes place at the Hilton Hotel, Warwick
Held at Harrogate, North Yorkshire, one of England's leading agricultural shows. See www.greatyorkshireshow.co.uk
19th International Exhibition for the Management & Production of Poultry, Livestock & Fish to be held at Cairo International Conference Centre, Egypt 13-15 July 2017.
The Royal Welsh Show is held in Builth Wells. See www.rwas.org.uk
Mlimani City Conference Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. See www.foodexpo.expogr.com
Anhembi Exhibition Centre, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Organiser ABPA - Brazilian Assoc of Animal Protein. Please contact Jose Perboyre E: email@example.com
DIT (Department of Industry & Trade) and the British Embassy Montevideo are gathering expressions of interest from UK companies wishing to participate in this event. Contact ExpoPrado@fco.gov.uk or Henry Lewis firstname.lastname@example.org.
UK Dairy Day 2017 takes place 8am-5.30pm at The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4JH. For further information see www.ukdairyday.co.uk. Free entry and parking.
Europe's largest outdoor agricultural show will be held near Tullamore, to the west of Dublin, again in 2017. For the last couple of years there has been a 'British Livestock' stand supported by AHDB & British Livestock Genetics Consortium. Please contact John Fleming email@example.com for further details.
The British Livestock Genetics Consortium (BLG) & AHDB (Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board) are lending their support to stands at INDAGRA & CARNEXPO promoting British meat and livestock respectively to export markets. The leading agricultural event in Romania, the 22nd edition of INDAGRA takes place between the 25th and 29th of October 2017, in Romexpo Exhibition Centre, Bucharest, Romania. CARNEXPO, the largest meat industry exhibition in south-eastern Europe, takes place simultaneously at Romexpo having merged with INDAGRA FOOD, the international trade fair for the food industry. See www.indagra.ro & www.carnexpo.ro. Please contact Richard Saunders for further information about attending on 07901768904.
For the seventh year, Astana in Kazakhstan becomes a meeting place for the world's leading farmers. More than 1,000 delegates from the «KazAgro / KazFarm» International Exhibition of Agriculturefrom around the world will gather in the capital's exhibition center to share experiences, discuss cooperation and demonstrate Kazakhstani agricultural producers, and their innovations. Please contact the international exhibition company “Expo Group” LLP for further information.
Celebrating the British Cattle Breeders Club's 70th anniversary, the conference takes place in Telford 22-24 January 2018. See www.cattlebreeders.org.uk.
The 177th Royal Highland Show is one of Scotland's most iconic events.
Firmly established as one of Europe’s most impressive celebrations of farming, food and rural life, the Royal Highland Show, which attracted almost 190,000 visitors in 2016, showcases top quality livestock, exceptional food and drink and rural living at its most vibrant. See www.royalhighlandshow.org
Biennial event organised by National Sheep Association in South West Region of England. Being held by kind permission of David & Janet Disney at Ayshford, Westleigh, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 7HL. See www.nationalsheep.org/sheep-south-west
Organised by the National Sheep Association and held every two years in the North of England, the 2017 fixture is being held by kind permission of WH & J Smith, West Shields Farm, Tow Law, County Durham. See www.nationalsheep.org/northsheep
Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi, Kenya. See www.foodexpo.expogr.com
The Prime Meat Exhibition, MeatUp, takes place at Arena MK, Milton Keynes, 24-25 May 2017. Free entry & free seminars. Pre-register at www.meatup.co.uk.
The National Beef Association (www.nationalbeefassociation.com) will hold its flagship annual Beef Expo event at the heart of the Midlands, and agricultural excellence, at the NAEC, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire on Thurs 18th May 2017. The Farm Tours & pre-event Industry Dinner are to take place on Weds 17th May. See www.beefexpo.co.uk
Taking place again this year in Indonesia's second city, Surabaya.
Millennium Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. See www.foodexpo.expogr.com
Northern Ireland's premier summer show. See www.balmoralshow.com
DIT (Department of Industry & Trade) Agri-Tech is gathering expressions of interest from UK companies wishing to participate in this event. Contact Fernanda.Silva@fco.gov.uk or Henry Lewis firstname.lastname@example.org.
World-class B2B platform taking place in Lusaka, Zambia. Those taking part will benefit from the DIT UK Pavilion. Register by 22.02.2017 by emailing email@example.com.
Bangkok, Thailand. Grant support of £2,500 available to qualifying companies through UK TAG. Representatives from the British Livestock breeding sector will be at this event. If you are going to be there, do come and look us up. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more info see www.viv.net.
Sixth annual Dairy Expo held at Borderway Mart, Carlisle with an anticipated 120 trade stands, 7000 visitors and 350+ animals entered for showing. See www.borderway.com
Paris International Agribusiness Show held 26 February to 2 March at Paris Nord Villepinte. See www.simaonline.com
Salon International de l'Agriculture held at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles 25 February to 5 March. See www.salon-agriculture.com
Kiev, Ukraine, holds its Agro Animal-Grain Tech Show 15-17 February 2017. See www.grainexpo.com.ua.
To be held 23-25 January 2017 at Telford Hotel & Golf Resort, this year's Chairman, Iain Kerr, is keen to continue the success of recent British Cattle Breeders Conferences which have seen some of the highest attendances in the Club's 70-year history; and hopes you will wish to be part of it. See www.cattlebreeders.org.uk for further details and how to reserve your place.
The UK's leading Farm Machinery, Equipment & Services Show to be held 18-19 January 2017 at East of England Showground, Peterborough. See www.lammashow.com for further information.
The Plant& animal Genome XXV Conference (PAG) is being held at the Town & Country Hotel, San Diego, CA92108 14-18 January 2017. See www.intlpag.org
LiveScot (formerly Scottish Winter Fair)
Held every two years in Hanover, Germany, Eurotier is the world’s largest indoor agricultural exhibition boasting 150,000+ visitors and over 2,300 exhibitors – half of which are international companies. A strong UK presence at Eurotier is expected which will allow British farming and breeding organisations to promote their services on the global stage.
The next Beef South West event will take place at Westpoint, Exeter, Devon on Wednesday 9th November 2016.
Organised by the National Beef Association South West, this dynamic one-day event will showcase the breadth and depth of quality breeding and production, with the focus on profit and performance. The West Country is a major player in the UK with 20% of the national cattle herd.
Now its 7th event, this will be the third one to be held at Westpoint, the home of the Devon County Show, benefiting from the excellent parking facilities and transport links, including M5 motorway. Visitors also have easy access from Exeter Airport and St David's Intercity rail station.
Further details of this exciting event which will include a Primestock Show, Machinery demonstrations, trade stands and conference theatre can be found on www.beefsouthwest.co.uk or Facebook @beefsouthwest
With a focus on Agri-Tech, the key India-UK Tech Summit takes place in New Delhi and will be attended by Prime Minister Teresa May. Please see separate News Item for further information.