Events & Training

For further information about any of the events, please call the office 01275 843825 or e-mail info@iagrm.org.uk.

Date Event Organiser
20/11/2019

Farm Management Skills Programme - Module 5 - Finance

FINANCE The financials of farm businesses: where money comes from; where it goes; what the accounts mean; how we can use this information to understand and drive performance. Turnover v profit v ca... read more
FINANCE The financials of farm businesses: where money comes from; where it goes; what the accounts mean; how we can use this information to understand and drive performance. Turnover v profit v cash flow and other key issues in the farm business. Key taxation issues. Investment appraisal. Long and short term sources of finance. Venue: Strutt & Parker Offices, London Speaker: Charles Cowap, Independent Land Mangement Consultant
20/11/2019 IAgrM
T: 01275 843825
E: enquiries@iagrm.org.uk
21/11/2019

Cirencester Agricultural Discussion Group Meeting

Location:             Bathurst Lounge, Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, GL7 6JS Programme 6.45pm    &nb... read more
Location:             Bathurst Lounge, Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, GL7 6JS Programme 6.45pm                 Arrival 7.00pm                 Talk on “Land use in relation to GHG emissions” Speaker:              Dr Alastair Leake Director of Policy & Allerton Project at the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust 7.30pm                 Refreshments and sandwiches 8.30pm                 Close of meeting
21/11/2019 CADS
T: 01285 889842
E: cads@rau.ac.uk
21/11/2019

Farm Management Skills Programme - Module 6 - Agreements

Contract farming agreements, farm business tenancies, joint venture agreements, share farming
BPS, Countryside Stewardship, Cross Compliance,Greening
NELMS, Ecosystem services & natu... read more
Contract farming agreements, farm business tenancies, joint venture agreements, share farming
BPS, Countryside Stewardship, Cross Compliance,Greening
NELMS, Ecosystem services & natural capital
What is going to useful going forward?
Using Agreements in Practice Venue - Strutt & Parker Offices, London Speakers
Carl Atkin, Terrovost Ltd, FIAgrM
Will Gemmill, National Head of Farming, Strutt &
Parker FIAgrM
Rob Gazely, Senior Associate Director, Strutt &
Parker P.Agric (MIAgrM)
Jason Beedell, Director, Research Strutt & Parker
Dr James Jones, MIAgrM
21/11/2019 IAgrM
T: 01275 843825
E: enquiries@iagrm.org.uk
26/11/2019

Brompton & District Agricultural Discussion Society Ladies Night

visit to The Queen’s Mill at 1 Aire St, Castleford WF10 1JL (see brochure attached) to include: Tour of restored Mill Demonstration of flour milling and tasting of bread Viewing of res... read more
visit to The Queen’s Mill at 1 Aire St, Castleford WF10 1JL (see brochure attached) to include: Tour of restored Mill Demonstration of flour milling and tasting of bread Viewing of restored waterwheel Riverside room for refreshments (menu suggestions below) Talk and display on history of mill Menu (numbers and choices to S&P by preceeding Wednesday please): Steak and ale pie, jacket potato, mushy peas, Yorkshire puddings and gravy Or Chicken, leek and ham pie, jacket potato, mush peas, Yorkshire puddings and gravy £10.50 Queens mill special ploughman’s with pork pie, pickles, mature cheddar, caramelised onion chutney, crusty bread, ham, coleslaw, salad and crisps £9.95 They are fully licensed should anyone want a lager, wine or real ale alongside a full range of teas and coffee
Meet at 6.45 pm for a 7.00pm start.
 
26/11/2019 Richard Taylor
T: 01609 780306
E: Richard.Taylor@struttandparker.com
27/11/2019

Somerset CMA Branch Meeting

EDF Office, Angel Place Shopping Centre, Bridgwater "A Tour of Hinkley Point"
Booking is essential by 13th November, please email through your full name, date of birth, country of ... read more
EDF Office, Angel Place Shopping Centre, Bridgwater "A Tour of Hinkley Point"
Booking is essential by 13th November, please email through your full name, date of birth, country of origin and nationality.
27/11/2019 Georgia Manning & Kate Bell
T: 01823 462908
E: somersetcma@outlook.com
02/12/2019

Somerset CMA Branch Meeting

Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton
Title: "Lessons Learnt from Growing a Sustainable Business"
Speaker: Di Wastenage, Director of Wastena... read more
Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton
Title: "Lessons Learnt from Growing a Sustainable Business"
Speaker: Di Wastenage, Director of Wastenage Farms Ltd, a family dairy farming business operating forage based, block calving units across Devon & Cornwall. Optional Meal: Beef stew, dumpling & bread £7.50 - Cafe@J24-Arrive from 7pm served at 7:15pm
02/12/2019 Georgia Manning & Kate Bell
T: 01823 462908
E: somersetcma@outlook.com
03/12/2019

Farm Management Skills Programme - Module 3 - Influence, Assertion & Negotiation

MODULE FULL - WAITING LIST BEING HELD Please email victoria@iagrm.com to be added to the waiting list What Influence Do You Have?
How Does Your Behaviour Impact on Your Ability to Influen... read more
MODULE FULL - WAITING LIST BEING HELD Please email victoria@iagrm.com to be added to the waiting list What Influence Do You Have?
How Does Your Behaviour Impact on Your Ability to Influence Others?
How Using Assertive Behaviours Increases your Ability to Influence?
Effective Negotiation and the Possible Outcomes
Skills Used by Effective Negotiators
Putting it into Practise
My Plan to Develop Infl uence, Assertion and Negotiation Skills Venue: Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester Speaker: Carol James, Development Consultant
03/12/2019 IAgrM
T: 01275 843825
E: enquiries@iagrm.org.uk
04/12/2019

Farm Management Skills Programme - Module 4 - Commercial Awareness

Exploiting business opportunities - Tom Brunt FIAgrM, Savills
Making the business case/ what does the bank need? - Mark Suthern MIAgrM, Barclays
How to manage the Press/ preparations of ... read more
Exploiting business opportunities - Tom Brunt FIAgrM, Savills
Making the business case/ what does the bank need? - Mark Suthern MIAgrM, Barclays
How to manage the Press/ preparations of media statements for all eventualities - Peter Morris, RAU
Understanding how to market your business/ the importance of image - Jane Craigie MIAgrM, Jane Craigie Marketing
Targeting the iGeneration - how to make Social Media work for you - Simon Haley MIAgrM, SRH Agribusiness - 'Cultivating Rural Growth' Venue - Royal Agricultural University
04/12/2019 IAgrM
T: 01275 843825
E: enquiries@iagrm.org.uk
04/12/2019

East Midlands Farm Management Association IAgrM Branch Meeting

Guest speaker: Bill Angus, Consultant “Future Wheat Breeding Techniques” Sutton Bonington Campus, Nr Loughborough 19.30
04/12/2019 Professor Paul Wilson
T: 0115 951 6075
E: Paul.Wilson@nottingham.ac.uk
10/12/2019

Mid Anglia Branch Meeting

Agricultural Speaker - Richard Counsell, Stable Price Bidwell House, Trumptington Road, Cambridge CB2 9LD 7.30pm for 7.45pm start Coffee/ tea available prior to the meeting
10/12/2019 Charlotte Cattell
T: 07384 438045
E: charlotte.cattell@barclays.com
09/01/2020

East Midlands Farm Management Association Annual Conference 'Nottingham Farming Conference'

“Farming Future: Creating a Healthy, Sustainable and Profitable Agri-Food Chain” Sutton Bonington Campus, Nr Loughborough Meryl Ward MBE, Director, Ermine Farms Ali Capper, NFU Ho... read more
“Farming Future: Creating a Healthy, Sustainable and Profitable Agri-Food Chain” Sutton Bonington Campus, Nr Loughborough Meryl Ward MBE, Director, Ermine Farms Ali Capper, NFU Horticulture and Potato Board Chair Anna Price, Director, Rural Business Group Alison Johnson, Director, Food Forensics Hannah Darby, Farmer Anne Williams, Global Product Manager Tomato Bayer
09/01/2020 Professor Paul Wilson
T: 0115 951 6075
E: Paul.Wilson@nottingham.ac.uk
13/01/2020

Somerset CMA Branch Meeting

Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton Title: "The Reality: Share Farming"
Speaker: Variety of Share Farmers OPTIONAL MEAL: Steak, ale & m... read more
Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton Title: "The Reality: Share Farming"
Speaker: Variety of Share Farmers OPTIONAL MEAL: Steak, ale & mushroom pie, roast potatoes & veg £7.50 -Cafe@J24 Arrive from 7pm served at 7:15pm
13/01/2020 Georgia Manning & Kate Bell
T: 01823 462908
E: somersetcma@outlook.com
21/01/2020

Mid Anglia Branch Meeting

Financial Speaker : Oliver McIntyre, Barclays Agriculture Bidwell House, Trumptington Road, Cambridge CB2 9LD 7.30pm for 7.45pm start Coffee/ tea available prior to the meeting
21/01/2020 Charlotte Cattell
T: 07384 438045
E: charlotte.cattell@barclays.com
03/02/2020

Somerset CMA Branch Meeting

Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton Title: "An insight into the Agricultural Team at Tesco"
Speaker: George Peck, Agriculture Advisor at Tesco... read more
Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton Title: "An insight into the Agricultural Team at Tesco"
Speaker: George Peck, Agriculture Advisor at Tesco OPTIONAL MEAL: Roast Pork, apple sauce, roast potatoes & veg £7.50 -Cafe@J24 Arrive from 7pm served at 7:15pm
03/02/2020 Georgia Manning & Kate Bell
T: 01823 462908
E: somersetcma@outlook.com
05/02/2020

East Midlands Farm Management Association IAgrM Branch Meeting

Guest speaker: John Lockhart “An Introduction to Natural Capital: Opportunities for Farmers and Landowners” Sutton Bonington Campus, Nr Loughborough 19.30
05/02/2020 Professor Paul Wilson
T: 0115 951 6075
E: Paul.Wilson@nottingham.ac.uk
12/02/2020

Somerset CMA Branch Meeting

10.30am Barber's 1833, AJ & RG Barber, Maryland Farm, Smiths Lane, Ditcheat, BA4 6PR Title: "Guided Tour of Barber's Cheesemaking Facilities" OPTIONAL MEAL: Tour will concl... read more
10.30am Barber's 1833, AJ & RG Barber, Maryland Farm, Smiths Lane, Ditcheat, BA4 6PR Title: "Guided Tour of Barber's Cheesemaking Facilities" OPTIONAL MEAL: Tour will conclude at 12:30pm followed by lunch at The Manor House Inn.
12/02/2020 Georgia Manning & Kate Bell
T: 01823 462908
E: somersetcma@outlook.com
25/02/2020

Mid Anglia Branch Meeting

Technology Speaker - Jason Hawkins-Row, Aponics Bidwell House, Trumptington Road, Cambridge CB2 9LD 7.30pm for 7.45pm start Coffee/ tea available prior to the meeting
25/02/2020 Charlotte Cattell
T: 07384 438045
E: charlotte.cattell@barclays.com
02/03/2020

Somerset CMA Branch Meeting

Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton
Title: "What Type of Future? Opportunities and Challenges for UK Agriculture"
Speaker: Sean Rickard, p... read more
Huntworth Suite at Sedgemoor Auction Centre, Junction 24, North Petherton
Title: "What Type of Future? Opportunities and Challenges for UK Agriculture"
Speaker: Sean Rickard, previously Chief Economist and Head of Economics for the NFU and Senior Lecturer in Business Economics at Cranfield School of Management OPTIONAL MEAL: Cottage pie, roast potatoes & veg £7.50 - Cafe@J24 Arrive from 7pm served at 7:15pm
02/03/2020 Georgia Manning & Kate Bell
T: 01823 462908
E: somersetcma@outlook.com
04/03/2020

East Midlands Farm Management Association IAgrM Branch Meeting

Guest speaker: Richard Green, Harper Adams “The Future of Automation and Autonomy in Agricultural Engineering” Sutton Bonington Campus, Nr Loughborough 19.30
04/03/2020 Professor Paul WIlson
T: 0115 951 6075
E: Paul.Wilson@nottingham.ac.uk
24/03/2020

Mid Anglia Branch Meeting & AGM

Policy Speaker - Nick von Westenholz, NFU Bidwell House, Trumptington Road, Cambridge CB2 9LD 7.30pm for 7.45pm start Coffee/ tea available prior to the meeting
24/03/2020 Charlotte Cattell
T: 07384 438045
E: charlotte.cattell@barclays.com
20/05/2020

Mid Anglia Branch Summer Visit 2020

Rothamsted Research Centre Please contact Charlotte for more details
20/05/2020 Charlotte Cattell
T: 07384 438045
E: charlotte.cattell@barclays.com