2017 Conference Programme
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2017 Conference Programme

The theme for the 2017 Oxford Farming Conference is Thrive or Survive - apt given the depressed status of many commodity sectors. Yet there are farming businesses that are bucking the trend and prospering. Who are they and how are they doing it? Come to the #OFC17 to find out more and join the debate

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About the Conference

The Oxford Farming Conference (OFC) has been held in Oxford for 80 years and has established a reputation for strong debate and exceptional speakers. The OFC is a charity that invests in agricultural education and knowledge-sharing. 

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OFC Insights

Oxford Farming Conference Insights include interviews, head-to-head debates and in-depth research into a wide array of topics relevant to farming and land-based businesses. 

 

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Scholarships

"Winning the scholarship has increased my subject knowledge, my practical knowledge and my understanding of the global agricultural industry. My advice to new OFC scholars is to have tenacity, to grasp every opportunity, to be inquisitive and to have the confidence to challenge yourself."

Robert Yardley, OFC Travel Award Scholar, 2015

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Our Patrons

BASF Crop Protection
Yara
Strutt & Parker
JCB
Hutchinsons
CF Fertilisers
Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank
ForFarmers
Bayer CropScience

Principal Sponsors