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Dan Burdett

Increasing productivity through increasing diversity on UK dairy farms

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James Smaldon

The future of precision poultry farming and strategies to ensure best possible animal welfare

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Sam Martin

How can a greater focus on key profit drivers be facilitated by automation and innovation in grass based systems

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Chris Harrap

Tourism / education diversificiation for pig farms - can indoor housing be made virtually pleasing to the uniformed public, to encourage engagement?

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Claire Hodge

Connectivity in seed potato supply chains

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Grace O'Gorman

Animal medicine best practice, unlocking the potential for UK farming

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Charles Steer

The Circular Farm. Minimising input for maximum output in a mixed farming system

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John Remnant

Ensuring the veterinary profession meets the needs of livestock agriculture now and in the future

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Penny Montgomerie

What role should Young Farmer groups play in shaping the future of British Agriculture?

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Ed Barnston

Estate Management - Benchmarking Success

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Vicky Robinson

Farmer to Farmer Knowledge Exchange: Relevance, Challenges and Future Direction

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Sarah Pick

Replacement heifer strategies for a productive and profitable suckler herd

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James Standen

Achieving excellence in university and college farms. Implementing best practice from home and abroad

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Heidi Hall

The power of Microbiome to produce Happy, Healthy Pigs

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Duncan Williams

How to get the whole UK dairy industry using antibiotics responsibly

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Hannah Eastaugh

What is next for UK free range egg production in a growing and increasingly welfare conscious market?

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Alice Jones

Understanding varieties, husbandry techniques and best practice in the commercial cultivation of elders for the UK elderflower processing industries

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Mark Little

Feeding for health, combating antimicrobial resistance

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Richard Walker

Turning British Dairying Optimism into Commercial Reality - Identifying and Exploiting Post Brexit Dairy Export Markets

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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." - 1990 NSch

  • Scholarship Journey

    Scholarship Journey
    Scholar Journey

    Year 1


    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

    Year 2


    March Report Writing Training Day

    31st July Submit Written Report

    September Presentation Training Day

    Late November Present at Nuffield Farming Annual Conference

  • Application Process

    Application Process
    Application Process


    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

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