Congratulation to winners of the 2015 British Farming Awards

Published 19 October 15

AHDB Dairy congratulates all the winners of the 2015 British Farming Awards. 

More than 450 farmers and industry professionals attended the awards ceremony on 15 October, which showcased the innovation and achievements of grass roots farmers across the agricultural industry. 

Mark Verity from J.S., K.A. and M.W. Verity, in Lancashire won in the Dairy Innovator of the Year category while the silver award went to Adrian Smith of W.L. Smith & Son in Cheshire. 

Dairy farmers were also awarded in the Family Farming Business of the Year Category. Winners in this category are The Fielding Family of Pulford Farm Dairies, Lancashire and the silver award went to The Rodger Family of Knockraich Farm, Glasgow. 

Wil Armitage and Peter Dixon- Smith from Leicestershire won the Farming Partnership of the Year prize. 

In the category New Entrant Award: Against the odds Giles Bristol of G.A. Bristol in Staffordshire was awarded as winner.