Warwickshire Rural Hub Conference 2024

Tuesday 12 March 2024

10.00am – 2.30pm

University of Warwick Crop Centre, Wellesbourne, Warwick, CV35 9EF


Come and join us at our first major farmer conference to find out what the farm of the future might look like and how you can prepare for the changes ahead. Our speakers will be:


Charlie Ireland, Managing Partner of Ceres Rural who provides farm management and strategic planning advice to a variety of highly regarded farming clients in Oxfordshire and the neighbouring counties.

Jim Egan, Midlands Technical Adviser with Kings Crops and a specialist on agri-environmental schemes, greening and Government policy

Professor Simon Pearson of the University of Lincoln, whose research interests in agri-technology include robotic systems, energy control, food safety and novel crop development

Antony Pearce, Partner with Dudley Peverill Associates, farmer and specialist in farm diversification advice

Timings are:

10.00am – Arrival for refreshments and networking
10.45am – Presentations commence
1.15pm – Lunch and networking

A senior nurse from Parish Nursing Ministries UK will also be in attendance to undertake blood pressure testing and offer holistic health advice.  And Off-Road Electric will be bringing a couple of their electric UTVs to test drive in the car park.

Over lunch you will be able to speak to several of our business supporters who will be mounting a stand in the networking area.  These include; Wright Hassall, Ellacotts, Lodders, County Insurance, Shakespeare Martineau and Severn Trent.  Read all about their services on our Business Supporter page.

2 BASIS points are available for attendees.

Attendance is free of charge and you can reserve your place with Jane on info@ruralhub.org.uk

Please let us know your name and who you are representing, for your conference badge and our list of attendees.

We look forward to seeing you.