Salon International de l'Agriculture held at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles 25 February to 5 March. See www.salon-agriculture.com
Paris International Agribusiness Show held 26 February to 2 March at Paris Nord Villepinte. See www.simaonline.com
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
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 email@example.com. For more info see www.viv.net.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
Millennium Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. See www.foodexpo.expogr.com
Taking place again this year in Indonesia's second city, Surabaya.
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
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.
Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi, Kenya. See www.foodexpo.expogr.com
The annual AHDB Export Conference takes place at the Hilton Hotel, Warwick
19th International Exhibition for the Management & Production of Poultry, Livestock & Fish to be held at Cairo International Conference Centre, Egypt 13-15 July 2017.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com.
Formerly the Livestock Event, this one-day event continues to have as its home the NEC, Birmingham.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
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.
Nominations for British Farming Awards close 15/07/2016. See www.britishfarmingawards.co.uk. Excellent night of entertainment held at the top Chateau Impney Hotel.
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Grant support of £2,500 available to qualifying companies through UK TAG. Representatives from the British livestock breeding sector will be at this events. If you are going to be there, please do come and look us up. Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Manila, Philippines. 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 email@example.com. For more info see www.agrilink.org.
The Export Department of AHDB Beef and Lamb, in conjunction with the British Livestock Genetics Consortium, are pleased to offer, once again, a free ‘Shop Window’ to Societies and Companies to facilitate the promotion of quality British Livestock Genetics at the 85th 2016 Irish National Ploughing Championships. The event is held, this year, at Screggan, near Tullamore, Co. Offaly, in the middle of the Republic of Ireland. For further information, please contact John Fleming, firstname.lastname@example.org, 07768 468 634
UK Dairy Day is a dedicated annual one day event for the dairy industry held at the International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4JH at a key time of the year when plans and decisions are being made for the winter.
The 3rd UK Dairy Day will take place on Wednesday 14th September 2016 from 8am to 5pm focussed on the theme of 'Sharing Knowledge'.
In 2015 the event attracted 7,112 visitors an uplift of over 12% on the 2014 event. See www.ukdairyday.co.uk
To be held in Muenster, Germany. See www.wagyu-muensterland.de
Beijing, China. Grant support of £2,500 available to qualifying companies through UK TAG.
The 2016 National Limousin Show & Sale of Champions is to be held on Friday 29th July in the Borderway Show hall, Carlisle. Please visit www.limousin.co.uk for further information.
Jakarta, Indonesia. Grant support of £2,500 available to qualifying companies through UK TAG.
The sheep industry's bi-annual Sheep Event takes place at the Three Counties Showground, Malvern on 27th July 2016. It will be preceded for the first time by farm tours on the 26th followed by an industry dinner that evening. See www.sheepevent.org.uk
The role of the modern Royal Welsh Show is a rounded one. As well as its principal function of showcasing the cream of Welsh livestock and the high quality food and drink produced in Wales, it encompasses the wider spectrum of farming and rural life and successfully bridges the gap between town and country. See www.rwas.wales
The Great Yorkshire Show features the best of British farming and is England’s premier agricultural show. Held at the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate it gives first-hand experience of agriculture and rural life through demonstrations and exhibitions as well as a ‘not to be missed’ insight into the very latest in the agricultural industry. There are exciting ring displays, our main ring attraction for 2016 is Bolddog Lings Motorcycle Display Team and we will have more than 1,200 stands with everything from country clothing to combine harvesters.
Attracting around 130,000 visitors over the three days, dates for the 2016 event are Tuesday 12 – Thursday 14 July which will be the 158th show.
Taking place at Cattle Hill, Warter, E Yorks, YO42 1XG. For further information see www.britishwagyu.co.uk
One of the great spectacles in British Farming, over 7,000 head of animals will be parading in the famous show rings. Takes place at Ingliston, Edinburgh and opens daily 7.30am-8.00pm (Sunday until 6pm)
The National Beef Association Beef Expo will be held at Bakewell, Derbyshire on Friday 20th May 2016. Farm tours and an industry gala dinner take place on the preceding day, Thursday 19th. See http://www.nationalbeefassociation.com/Beef-Expo/