Summer Journal 2018

The Summer issue of the Farmers Club Journal features US:UK trade, farm leadership, Pinnacle business awards, beef shorthorn revival, a wonderful St George’s Day celebration with cricket legend Henry Blofeld, and a host of other farming and Club-related topics – plus an important request for GDPR information from all members.

The full issue can be viewed on the Farmers Club website here


The Summer issue of the Farmers Club Journal – now arriving with members – reports on the visit of US Agricultural Counsellor Stan Philips to the Club (p6), some significant developments for the Farmers Club Charitable Trust (p14) and an important request for GDPR information from all members


Other articles in the Journal consider Defra’s Health & Harmony vision (p3), Brexit letters from readers (p7), a resurgence of interest in beef shorthorn (p8), the Pinnacle Awards for farm business excellence presented by Wales Woman Farmers of the Year 2016 Abi Reader (p10) and the stark statistics that demonstrate the devastating impact of TB on livestock farming (p18).


A special focus for this issue is Summer at the Club (p12) – with full details of how the Club is once again open throughout the Summer, with exciting Club visits planned for each week of August, including the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London (Aug 10); a London canal cruise and gin distillery tour (Aug 3); a visit to the Duke of Northumberland’s London home at Syon House (Aug 16); and the DC Exhibition: Dawn of Super-Heroes at the O2 (Aug 24) – all detailed on special inserts.


Also included with the Summer Journal are details and application forms for a Farmers Club visit to Newmarket focused on horse-racing (Sep 26-28), and a lunch in the Club followed by a visit to the Monet exhibition in London (Jun 29).


For more information on all the Club’s events – including Receptions at the Suffolk, Three Counties, Highland, Norfolk and Welsh shows – see the Events page of our website –