2021

IWD Profile: Dr Jenni Rant

International Women’s Day (8 March 2021) is a global day celebrating achievements of women. It’s a time to recognise the work of women in a range of fields and this International Women’s Day, we have brought together the profiles of women who work in areas of agriculture to showcase them, their work and find out… Read more »

IWD Profile: Helen Reeve

International Women’s Day (8 March 2021) is a global day celebrating achievements of women. It’s a time to recognise the work of women in a range of fields and this International Women’s Day, we have brought together the profiles of women who work in areas of agriculture to showcase them, their work and find out… Read more »

NFU President, Minette Batters, to host an online event with RNAA & YIELD

Thursday 18 March 2021, 19:30 – 20:30  Online Zoom event Register Now Minette Batters needs little introduction, at the helm of UK agriculture in the position of NFU president ably navigating turbulent times. This is an opportunity to review the year just gone and to look ahead. Minette Batters will present her views and attendees… Read more »

Obituary: Andrew Pledger

We are very sad to learn of the death of Andrew Pledger, who was a Head Steward at the Royal Norfolk Show for over thirty years and was also an Honorary Vice President. We offer our condolences to his family and friends at this difficult time. An obituary published in the Eastern Daily Press can… Read more »

Obituary: Graham Howlett

We are very sad to learn of the death of Graham Howlett, local artist and steward for Art Gallery at the Royal Norfolk Show. From 1986-2009, Mr Howlett volunteered his time to support local artists in the Royal Norfolk Show Art Gallery as they showcased their work. He will be greatly missed. We offer our… Read more »

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The Morley Agricultural Foundation present their Winter Talk

Thursday 4 February 2021 @ 1400 – Virtual Event (ZOOM) The Morley Agricultural Foundation would like to invite you to an afternoon of virtual winter talks on Thursday 4th February at 2pm Agriculture: A climate villain or climate hero? Per Frankelius, Associate Professor, Linkopig University The traditional perspective An alternative perspective Seven pathways for expanded… Read more »

RNAA Membership Survey 2021

We would like to start by saying thank you to our members – the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association is committed to promoting and supporting food, farming and the countryside in Norfolk and it is with your support that we are able to continue to fulfil this mission. The opportunities afforded to us during this time include… Read more »

RABI launches The Big Farming Survey

Take 15 minutes to complete the Big Farming Survey RABI has launched the largest ever research project relating to the wellbeing of farming people. The Big Farming Survey aims to identify how increasingly complex challenges within the sector are impacting people’s physical and mental wellbeing, as well as the health of farming businesses. RABI has… Read more »

A message from Managing Director, Mark Nicholas MBE DL

As we start a new year, I am delighted to introduce myself as the Managing Director of the RNAA. I relish the opportunity to lead the Association, an organisation that has such an important role in promoting and supporting food, farming and the countryside, in Norfolk. Despite the challenging circumstances of the moment the RNAA… Read more »

Obituary: Lady Mary Colman

We are sad to learn of the death of Lady Mary Colman, wife of Sir Timothy Colman KG former Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk and RNAA President and Chairman. For many years Lady Mary was a great supporter of the RNAA and of many causes in Norfolk and beyond. She will be greatly missed. We offer… Read more »