Lincolnshire Farming Conference

  • Lincolnshire Farming Conference

    Lincolnshire Farming Conference

  • Chris Sheldon, Brown & Co

    Chris Sheldon, Brown & Co

  • Jason O'Rourke, Washingborough Academy

    Jason O'Rourke, Washingborough Academy

  • Kit Franklin, Harper Adams University

    Kit Franklin, Harper Adams University

  • Mike Wilson, ABB Ltd

    Mike Wilson, ABB Ltd

  • Nick Strelczuk, Omnia

    Nick Strelczuk, Omnia

  • Nigel Trevarthen, Garford Farm Machinery

    Nigel Trevarthen, Garford Farm Machinery

  • Pal From, University of Lincoln

    Pal From, University of Lincoln

Feb

27

2018

LAS

The Lincolnshire Showground are pleased to announce that the Lincolnshire Farming Conference will be returning on Tuesday 27 February 2018 #LFC2018

The Lincolnshire Farming Conference returns to the Lincolnshire Showground on Tuesday 27 February 2018, with the theme of 'Farming in the Future'.

The Conference takes on a new format in 2018, with an exhibition in the morning showcasing the latest technology in robotics and breakout sessions with our sponsors. In the afternoon, the Conference will feature talks from a number of captivating speakers, case studies and one to one sessions with industry experts. We hope that you can join us all day.

Agenda

10am: Exhibition opens and Show & Tell begins
12pm: Buffet lunch
1pm: Introduction from Robert Borill, Chairman
1.15pm - 2.45pm:
Hands free hectare - Kit Franklin, Harper Adams University
Robotic technology for the field - Nigel Trevarthen, Garford Farm Machinery
Robot palletising - Nick Cesare, PACE material handling
Robots are the future! - Pal From, University of Lincoln
2.45pm: Break
3.15pm: Educating our consumers of tomorrow - Washingborough Academy
3.45pm: Machinery on tomorrow's farm, how does it fit? - Chris Sheldon, Brown & Co
4.30pm: Robots in the food sector - Mike Wilson, ABB Ltd
5pm: Conference ends, Impact Group Reception begins and bar opens

Please see the Farming Conference leaflet for full speaker bios and further details.

Tickets

Adults: £15
Students: £6
LAS Members: Free

Please click here to buy your tickets.

With thanks to our sponsors:

Gleadell
Robomow
CLAAS
Louth Tractors
PACE Mechanical Handling Ltd
HSBC
Omnia
Openfield
Streets Chartered Accountants
SUMO
University of Lincoln
Anglian Water
Brown & Co
Househam
Riseholme College
SOYL
GFP Agriculture
Wilkin Chapman LLP
Omex