The Kent County Show has been hailed a success by organisers, the Kent County Agricultural Society, after attracting approximately 80,000 visitors over the three days, the Kent County Show returned as one of the county’s major summer events. Following a cancelled show in 2020, and a restricted number of visitors at the 2021 Summer Fayre,…
How to attract bees to your garden with a bee hotel
We’re buzzing for World Bee Day which is one Friday 20th May this year, and to celebrate we’re sharing our top tips on how to make your garden more bee-friendly. Why are bees important? Bees play an extremely important role in balancing the ecosystem and encouraging biodiversity. Bees help to pollinate plants by transferring large…
How Will the Ukraine War Affect the British Farming Industry?
After a turbulent few years navigating the post-Brexit climate, the Covid-19 pandemic and confusing government policies, the British farming industry may now be facing new challenges as the effects of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine ripples throughout Europe.
Kent County Agricultural Society Elects New Chairman
The Kent County Agricultural Society welcomes Julian Barnes as the new Chairman after James Forknall finishes his three year term.
First Kent Farming Conference a Success
The Kent County Agricultural Society are celebrating the success of the Kent Farming Conference, a new farming event in the Society’s annual calendar.
British Seasonal Fruits and Vegetables – A Practical Guide
Your guide to buying seasonal fruits and vegetables every month of the year.
Biddenden Tractorfest to return for 2022
The Kent County Agricultural Society are delighted to announce that Biddenden Tractorfest will go ahead on Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st August 2022, returning to original site Holden Farm near The Three Chimneys. Having taken the difficult decision to postpone the event in 2021, the committee are now thrilled to now be in a position…
The Vineyard and Winery Show
The Vineyard and Winery Show is a new unmissable event for anyone working in viticulture in the UK or abroad Kelsey Media is pleased to announce the launch of The Vineyard & Winery Show, a premium Business to Business event for the wine industry from the publishers of Vineyard magazine. The inaugural Show is planned…
Back British Farming Day 2021
15th September is #BackBritishFarmingDay, a public initiative by NFU to highlight the importance of the British farming industry.
New Students Join Kent Rural Scholars
The Kent County Agricultural Society are delighted to welcome three new students to the Kent Rural Scholarship scheme 2021. The students, who will be starting further education in agricultural studies this year, will receive a scholarship bursary from the Society. The Society’s scholarship scheme has been running since 2016 and is designed to support Kent…