EatFarmNow is a team effort – from our community of content creators, to our sponsors. Without them, we couldn’t bring you this world of food and farming. If you’d like to sponsor EatFarmNow, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kite Consulting provides business services to the entire food supply chain, from farmer to retailer. Our consultants have talent, enthusiasm and motivation, which means the quality of consultancy we offer is second to none. We operate a team approach and our partnership of national specialists and leading business and technical consultants provides high calibre consultancy across the UK and internationally.
Kite Consulting has worked with dairy farmers for 20 years improving business performance, both on a one-to-one basis and also by setting-up and running farmer groups with a range of retail customers, agricultural companies and organisations. Kite’s expertise in benchmarking, experience with group work and links to other industry specialist in the UK means we are widely recognised as one of the UK’s leading dairy consultancy companies.
Why is Kite supporting EFN?
“Encouraging debate and showcasing all that is great about British farming and food, is crucial.”
At NFU Mutual we insure a wide variety of people and businesses. As well as being known for supporting farmers and those living in the countryside, our membership now extends to those in villages, towns and cities across the UK.
We also provide services to a range of commercial sectors such as retail and hospitality.
As a mutual, we’re driven by a desire to deliver products and services that best meet the needs of our members. We also pride ourselves on our local, personal service, and we continue to be present through our network of over 300 agency offices.
Jane Craigie Marketing
Jane has combined her agricultural and horticultural education with a career in marketing, media and communications.
She is actively involved in the international rural leadership community and was the co-founder of the international Rural Youth Project, a youth leadership, enterprise and activism initiative, focused on better understanding and supporting young rural people aged 18-28, to enact positive change in their communities.
Jane runs a marketing and communications consultancy specialising in agriculture, food and rural affairs and is based in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. She is on the executive board of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists, is Chair of the IFAJ ‘Vision 2025’ Committee, a Trustee of LANTRA, a skills and training organisation, and is on the steering committee for LEAF Education and Public Engagement.
The Ad Plain
TAP is a respected content-led agency working in the agri-food sector all over the world. Agriculture in particular is facing huge challenges in the wake of global warming, population growth and volatile commodity prices, to name just a few.
These challenges impact on food security and it is our duty to help raise awareness of issues, through the work we do and work with our clients. TAP works with organisations to effectively engage with farmers, food producers and consumers using performance-led content.
Rural Youth Project
The Rural Youth Project was initiated by agricultural and rural communication specialists Jane Craigie Marketing (JCM) in early 2018 to find out more about young people living rurally and their challenges, aspirations, and needs, in order to support the future of participating countries’ rural youth.