The future of precision poultry farming and strategies to ensure best possible animal welfare
How can a greater focus on key profit drivers be facilitated by automation and innovation in grass based systems
Tourism / education diversificiation for pig farms - can indoor housing be made virtually pleasing to the uniformed public, to encourage engagement?
Animal medicine best practice, unlocking the potential for UK farming
The Circular Farm. Minimising input for maximum output in a mixed farming system
Ensuring the veterinary profession meets the needs of livestock agriculture now and in the future
What role should Young Farmer groups play in shaping the future of British Agriculture?
Farmer to Farmer Knowledge Exchange: Relevance, Challenges and Future Direction
Replacement heifer strategies for a productive and profitable suckler herd
Achieving excellence in university and college farms. Implementing best practice from home and abroad
How to get the whole UK dairy industry using antibiotics responsibly
What is next for UK free range egg production in a growing and increasingly welfare conscious market?
Understanding varieties, husbandry techniques and best practice in the commercial cultivation of elders for the UK elderflower processing industries
Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust
Awarding life changing Scholarships that unlock individual potential and broaden horizons through study and travel overseas, with a view to developing farming and agricultural industries.
"Leading positive change in agriculture"
"It is now 27 years since I was awarded a Nuffield Scholarship. The study experience and what it led to was a defining moment in my life. I will forever be indebted to the Nuffield Farming Scholarship Trust."
Late November New Scholars Briefing/Annual Conference
Jan/Feb Develop study plan
Early March Pre CSC & CSC
Spring/Summer Global Focus Programme (GFP)
Spring Study Travel
To Spring the following year
March Report Writing Training Day
31st July Submit Written Report
September Presentation Training Day
Late November Present at Nuffield Farming Annual Conference
January 1st Applications open
Help with application process from both Regional Representative and the Nuffield Farming Office
July 31st Applications close
Early September Shortlisting for interviews
Mid-September Pre Interviews with regional representatives
Early October Interviews
Late October New Scholars Announced
Late November Award Ceremony