National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs

Fun, Learning, and Achievement

09 November 2015

The NFYFC staged its first ever "National Young Farmers' Week" in November, thanks to sponsorship from the Rural Youth Trust.

Clubs and counties from all over the country pulled together to celebrate the wonderful world of Young Farmers. Each weekday during National Young Farmers' Week consisted of a theme relating to Young Farmers, including competitions, travel and personal development.

The purpose of the week was to raise the profile of Young Farmers and promote all of the fantastic experiences and opportunities that come with being a Young Farmer - and it paid off! Over the week, the hashtag #NationalYoungFarmersWeek was Tweeted 131 times (excluding RTs) and reached an audience of nearly 280,000 people. #MoreThanTractors reached 200,000 people and #YFCDoItBest reached 185,000. 

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Posted by NFU Online on Monday, 2 November 2015

2016's National Young Farmers' Week has already been booked and will take place over the week of 19th-25th September. Start sending us your ideas for how we can make the week even better, by emailing us at


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