Zurich Farm Insurance, in partnership with Farming Independent, are calling on farmers in Waterford to make sure they’re in contention for the 4th annual national Farmer of the Year Awards by the entry deadline on Tuesday, April 18th 2017.
The Awards Ceremony, which will take place in Dublin’s Ballsbridge Hotel on Friday May 26th 2017, recognises excellence in the Irish farming industry and celebrates one of the most successful and important sectors within the Irish economy.
There are six categories available for entry, listed below, as well as a Lifetime Achievement Award. A Grand Prix Award will also be presented to the overall Farmer of the Year for 2017. Each award winner will receive a prize of €2,500.
The Awards are free to enter and farmers can nominate themselves or be nominated by a third party. Full details of categories and how to enter are available at http://www.farmeroftheyear.ie