Agritechnica Innovation Tour 2019

Our lucky winners will be attending the 2019 Agritechnica Trade Fair to explore the very latest in agricultural innovation, along with a VIP tour of BASF’s Research and Development sites and new plant breeding centres.

We’ll be sharing their journey and learnings throughout the tour, so keep up to date with the latest updates, videos, interviews and insights from our growers below and follow their trip on our social media channels:

Meet the winners

Charles Leadbetter

Somersham, Huntingdon

Our farming business, Eastern Farms grows mainly combinable crops across 4,000 acres near the edge of the fens.

Steve Crayston

Pebmarsh, North Essex

My farm is a diverse arable farm growing; wheat spring barley, OSR, spring oats, Borage Echium maize in over 1,000 hectares.

Christopher Bull

Hitcham, Suffolk

Our farm is a family run arable farm in mid Suffolk, with a small pig unit. We grow wheat, sugar beet, spring barley, OSR and beans.

Richard Budd

Hawkhurst, Kent

Our farm is a mixed top fruit (apples) and arable operation covering 1,100 hectares across the Weald of Kent and Sussex.