2019 FARMA/FRA Conference

The Annual Conference and Trade Show is the must attend event of the year. Two days full of farm shop tours, inspirational speakers, fascinating case studies, a great range of trade show exhibitors and networking events.



The Oxford Belfry Hotel, Oxfordshire 

25-27 February 2019



Mon 25 - Wed 27 February 2019

Conference Highlights

  • Monday 25th - informal networking roving dinner in the centre of Oxford
  • Tuesday 26th - Four amazing retail tours to choose from visiting award winning farm retailers and complimentary business in the region.
  • Tuesday 26th - Annual Dinner & Awards
  • Wednesday 27th - Trade exhibition, meet key industry suppliers, opportunity to build contacts and learn new skills
  • Wednesday 27th - Annual Conference with a great range of speakers, workshop sessions and more.


Conference Agenda

Monday 25 February

7pm Networking Roving Dinner

The coaches depart at 7pm for a roving dinner in the Centre of Oxford. Have your starter, main & desert in three different restaurants. An opportunity to relax, renew old acquaintances and meet new members. 

Tuesday 26 February

Farm Retail Tours

Four differently themed tour opportunities are available. Each coach will tour will be led by a dedicated facilitator to ensure all attendees had an informative day on the road visiting different farm retailers and associated businesses.

Tour details coming shorty


7pm Celebration Night & Awards

 Drinks reception in the trade show area

A drinks reception will be held among the trade stands followed by a delicious 3 course dinner when the winners of the 2019 FRA awards will be announced. 

Wednesday 27 February

Conference and Trade Event.




Conference Day Programme Wed 27th Feb

Speaker & workshop programme coming soon


Video: Conference delegates and exhibitors talk about the benefits of attending the annual conference click here


Trade Show

Over 20 companies are expected to be represented at the Trade Show, each dedicated to the farm retail sector to provide delegates with the latest products and services.


Conference Day Main Sponsor