YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The YFCU Presidential team for 2016/2017 (L-R from back row) Vice President, David Oliver (Dungiven YFC); Vice President, Brooks Allen (Collone YFC); Vice President, Harry Crosby (Spa YFC); Deputy President, James Speers (Collone YFC); President Roberta Simmons (Rathfriland YFC) and Vice President Zita Blair (Moneymore YFC).

YFCU AGM & Conference 2015

YFCU AGM & Conference 2015

Winners of Club of the Year sponsored by Power NI were Glarryford YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU Special Cups winners (L-R back row) Andrew Patton, Newtownards YFC, E.T Green Cup winner; Danielle Black, Coleraine YFC, Ballyvester Cup winner ; Samantha Mayers, Coleraine YFC, Allen Cup winner; Russell Smyth, Coleraine YFC, JK Dobbs Cup winner. (L-R from row) Joanne Smyth, Coleraine YFC Mulholland Cup winner; YFCU President Roberta Simmons and Ruth Adams, Coleraine YFC, Limavady Cup winner.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2015

YFCU AGM & Conference 2015

Group Proficiency Badge winners (L-R) Russell Smyth, Andrew Patton, Joanne Smyth and Claire Adams are pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons. Not pictured but also winners: Jane Patton, Melissa Miller and Kathryn Taylor.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Peter Smith, Derg Valley YFC was awarded Top Secretary and the B&M Blair cup. He is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Mark Gibson from Trillick YFC with the Harper Adams Club trophy, who was named Top Leader is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Member of the Year sponsored by United Feeds, Mark Gibson from Trillick YFC is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons and Andrew McMordie from United Feeds.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Junior Member of the year sponsored by United Feeds winner Matthew Wilson from Cappagh YFC is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons and Andrew McMordie from United Feeds.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Top Treasurer Judith McCombe from Collone YFC with the Reg Gray Shield is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Top PRO Julie Ann Giles from Seskinore YFC with the Guild of Agricultural Journalists Trophy, is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Winners of the Presidents Badges Christina McCollam and Stephanie McCollam are pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Matthew Clyde from Clanabogan YFC, winner of the Alfa Laval Trophy is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU President Roberta Simmons is pictured with members of Collone YFC, winners of the Community/Environment Award, Linda Steele Trophy.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Andrew White from Kells & Connor YFC was awarded the Junior Ulster Young Farmer title, sponsored by Danske Bank. Here he is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons and John Henning, Head of Agricultural Relations, Danske Bank.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Winner of the Ulster Young Farmer Best Under 21 sponsored by Danske Bank is Richard Beattie from Finvoy YFC, pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons and John Henning, Head of Agricultural Relations, Danske Bank.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The Ulster Young Farmer 25- 30 winner sponsored by Danske Bank, William Bolton is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons and John Henning, Head of Agricultural Relations, Danske Bank.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Robert Keatley from Derg Valley YFC who won Senior Ulster Young Farmer of the Year, sponsored by Danske Bank. Here he is pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons and John Henning, Head of Agricultural Relations, Danske Banke.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The top three in the Ulster Young Farmer competition sponsored by Danske Bank. (L-R) First place winner Robert Keatley, Derg Valley; second place winner, James McCay from Cappagh YFC and in third place, David Oliver, Dungiven YFC. Also pictured is YFCU President Roberta Simmons and John Henning, Head of Agricultural Relations, Danske Banke.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The top 3 in the Ulster Young Farmer 25-30 category sponsored by Danske Bank. (L-R back row) Second place winner, Adam Crockett, Derg Valley; third place winner Michael Stewart and first place winner William Bolton. Pictured with YFCU Roberta Simmons and John Henning, Head of Agricultural Relations, Danske Banke.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Ulster Young Farmer sponsored by Danske Bank Individual Section Winners (L-R back row) Beef, Iain Wilson, Gleno Valley; Pigs/Poultry and Finance, Robert Keatley, Derg Valley; Arable, William Beattie, Finvoy; Dairy, Philip Donaldson, Donaghadee; Sheep, James McKay, Cappagh; Farm Safety, Mark Hamilton, Derg Valley; Countryside, Sam Patterson, Dungiven; Grass, Richard Beattie, Finvoy (also Arable winner). Not pictured Paidraig Black, Arable winner, The Glens.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

(L-R) Scott Wilson, National Chairman for SAYFC; Vicky Hope Chairperson, Cffi Cymru (Wales Young Farmers), YFCU President Roberta Simmons, Chris Manley NFYFC chairman and Seán Finan, National President Macra na Feirme.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU members Ross Lorimer and Jonny McNaugher.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU members Robert McConaghy and Jason Connon.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU members having a laugh during the conference energiser on Saturday morning.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Nathan McFarlane from Ballymiscaw YFC pictured with Alison Jones, Lauren Vance and Jack Campbell from Trillick and District YFC during the Energiser on Saturday morning.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Jennifer Busby who runs Farm House Treats in Carryduff teaches the young farmers how to make tractor shaped cupcakes.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Simon Agnew Rathfriland YFC during one of the workshops.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

Gillian and Beverley Henderson from Kesh YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

Moneymore YFC member Zita Blair.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

Clare Buchanan from Dungiven YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

Harry Crosby from Spa YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU members learning a traditional country dance during one of the workshops.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU members during the country dance workshop.

YFCU AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference

A YFCU member during the country dancing workshop.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Scott Wilson National Chairman for SAYFC pictured with Brooks Allen, YFCU Vice President take a break to flick through the day’s Farming Life.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Natalie Bronkhorst pictured with William Graham from Killinchy YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Lynsey McNeilly from Randalstow YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Sarah Thompson from Randalstown YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

James Hughes from Randalstown YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Alex Currie from Kells and Connor YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Lauren Vance from Trillick and District YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

John Gregg and Jessica Reid from Glarryford YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Ruth McCloy from Glarryford YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Chris Manley NFYFC chairman pictured with Johnathan McMaster from Lisnamurrican YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Ruari Box, SAYFC North Region Chairman.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Gillian Wallace from Lylehill YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Members from Randalstown YFC at one of the workshops at the AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Elisabeth Warden, WI Federation Chairman pictured with YFCU Deputy President James Speers.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Mark McAuley from Glarryford YFC pictured with Mark Gibson from Trillick and Districk YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Sean McAvoy from sponsor Massey Ferguson pictured with YFCU President Roberta Simmons discussing the brand’s Red Tractor Assurance and Massey Ferguson Home Grown Talent initiatives.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Sean McAvoy from Massey Ferguson is pictured with Charlotte Linton and Kerrie Thompson from Kilrea YFC and Timothy Keys from Trillick and District YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Members of Collone YFC at the conference.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Donaghadee YFC members at the conference.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU members at the AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Rathfriland members at the YFCU AGM & Conference.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Co Down members pictured at the YFCU annual conference and AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Co Tyrone members pictured at the YFCU annual conference and AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Vice President Harry Crosby speaking at the YFCU conference.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The Club of the Year finals at the AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The Club of the Year finals at the AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

The Club of the Year finals at the AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Members pictured at the YFCU annual conference and AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Members pictured at the YFCU annual conference and AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Jonathan McMaster and Ross Lorimer from Lisnamurrican YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU President Roberta Simmons at the AGM & Conference

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU Honorary Treasurer Bob Esler.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU Deputy President James Speers.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Chris Manley from the National Federation of Young Farmers.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Seán Finan, Macra na Feirme addresses members.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Vicky Hope from Cffi Cymru (Wales Young Farmers).

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Scott Wilson SAYFC National Chairman.

YFCU AGM & Conference AGM

YFCU AGM & Conference AGM

A Collone and a Cappagh member taking a break at the AGM & Conference.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU members pictured at this year’s conference and AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU members pictured at this year’s conference and AGM.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

Jan Alleyfrom Clogher Valley YFC and Victoria Ross from Newtownstewart YFC.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

YFCU AGM & Conference 2016

A fancy dress disco was held at the AGM & Conference with this years theme being 'The Year of Food and Drink'.