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September 9th, Annual General Meeting, Staplehurst
September 18th, Weald of Kent Ploughing Match, Pluckley. We are on the YFC megastand, so come and see us for some fun with Mount Lodge YFC and Ashford YFC.
September 23rd, New Members Evening, Frittenden – find out what it’s all about, and meet our members
October 13th, Tag rugby session at Cranbrook Rugby Club, with Ashford YFC as more people is more fun!
We are currently preparing for the Kent County Summer Fayre, on 10th and 11th July, organised by the Kent County Agricultural Society. We are not taking any new members at the moment, but once the show is done, we are happy to welcome new members. The next meeting will be a barBQ on Thursday 15th July at 7.30pm near Yadling. Anyone wishing to come should book in by sending an email to email@example.com. We will be visiting Clock House Farm, Coxheath on 29th. There will be a couple more fun meetings in August before the new YFC year begins in September 2021.
14th Talk on Falconry by Dan Smith
28th Club to Club – a meeting with Cobtree YFC
25th Deal or No Deal
11th Farming in Australia with Corrinne Watkins
25th GeoGuessr evening
1st meetings about reopening in a Covid secure way
8th Business meeting
22nd Games evening
13th Meet the Agronomist with Mike Simmons from Agrii.
27th Games evening
All meetings are on Zoom due to COVID lockdown 3.0
The club has reopened and is also welcoming new members. Here’s what we’re doing!
September 10 Maize maze, Goudhurst
September 24 Annual General Meeting (virtual)
October 8 Sports evening, Marden
October 22 Orienteering x Crystal Maze, Staplehurst
November 12 Talk on Machinery Careers with Claire Seymour of N P Seymour Ltd
November 26 YFC does Dragon’s Den, TBC, Staplehurst
December 8th Talk in Antarctica
We are preparing to reopen the club in September 2020. The programme will be a combination of Zoom meetings – we have some excellent talks and presentations lining up – and actual real outdoor meetings, socially distanced of course!
The number of people attending outdoor meetings will be restricted, and there will be a booking system.
More soon! ✌️💪😎
Our Young Farmers Club has temporarily closed due to the outbreak of COVID-19. Hopefully we’ll be back in the autumn! In the meantime, keep washing hands!
February 1st First Aid Training, Yalding
February 6th Business Meeting
February 20th Ten pin bowling, Tunbridge Wells
February 29th Fourth Big Farming Quiz
March 12th Team Food Challenge
March 17th YFC is currently suspended during to the outbreak of COVID-19. We hope to resume normal young farmering later in the year! Keep washing those hands!
5th Annual General Meeting, Matfield Village Hall
14th Weald of Kent Ploughing Match, Horsmondon
26th New Members Evening, Marden Sports Club
5th Ashford YFC Dinner and Dance, Headcorn
10th Cheese night! Marden Sports Club
19th & 20th, Kent YFC Fence Erecting, Pasture Management and Biodiversity training, Maidstone
24th Pumpkin Picking and Carving, Collier Street
2nd Kent YFCs Night time Navigation, Canterbury
14th Visit to pig farm, Hawkhurst
18th TBC, South East Prime Stock YFC Stock Judging, Ardingly
25th Ashford Cattle Show
28th Farm Safety Talk, Marden Sports Club
12th Ice Skating, Tunbridge Wells
9th Competitions Practice, Marden Sports Club
11th Kent YFCs Winter Competitions Day, Sutton Valence
23rd Poultry butchery – bring an oven ready chicken! Cranbrook
9th Stock Judging Practice, including dairy, grain and hay, Staplehurst
23rd Weald Granary visit
30th Visit to mixed farm, Ivyhatch
8th YFC Day at South of England Show
13th Kent YFC Dairy Stock Judging competition
27th Visit to deer farm, Lye Green, Crowborough
5th-7th Kent County Show
11th Visit to strawberry farm, Mereworth
25th Visit to sheep farm, Headcorn
8th Summer Sporty Social, Collier Street
22nd Summer BBQ social with calf show preparation, Ivyhatch
25th & 26th Edenbridge Show
5th Annual General Meeting TBC, Marden
14th Weald of Kent Ploughing Match, Horsmonden
Thursday 10th, Practice for Kent YFC Winter Competitions Day, Marden
Saturday 12th, Kent YFC Winter Competitions Day, Sutton Valence
Thursday 24th, Jump In, Tonbridge
Thursday 7th, Cake Night, Marden
Thursday 21st, 10 Pin Bowling, Knights Park, Tunbridge Wells
Saturday 23rd, South East Area YFCs Spring Competitions, Hadlow College
Saturday 2nd, Weald of Kent YFCs Big Farming Quiz 2019, Marden
Thursday 14th, Talk on No Till Farming by Guy Eckley, Marden
Thursday 28th, Business Meeting, Marden
Thursday 11th, Visit to NP Seymour Ltd, Cranbrook
Thursday 25th, Mystery Evening, TBC.
Thursday 9th, Visit to dairy farm, Staplehurst
Thursday 23rd, Visit to grain store Mereworth TBC
Thursday 30th, Sussex cattle Ivyhatch TBC