Join The Society of Ploughmen

The Society of Ploughmen has more than 250 local ploughing societies affiliated to it and a membership drawn from not only ploughmen and women from all over the world, but also from individuals who have joined purely out of a love of farming and the countryside. All members receive:

  • The Society of Ploughmen Newsletter which is circulated twice yearly.   
  • Up-to-date information on the British, European and World Ploughing contests.
  • Up-to-date information on what is happening within the Society of Ploughmen.
  • Free admission to the British National Ploughing Championships each year for one person (Personal Member) or two adults and two children (Family or Vice-President).

Please support the Society and help us to achieve our aims, improve and work towards enhancing member services; improve quality at the British Championships and develop our reputation in the farming community.

Personal Membership - £30.00 per year

Includes admission for the one person on both days of the British National Ploughing Championships and a Members Car Park Pass.

Family Membership - £48.00 per year

Includes admission for two adults and two children for both days of the British National Ploughing Championships and a Members Car Park Pass.

Vice-President Membership - £60.00 per year

Includes admission for the Vice-President, his guest and two children for both days of the British National Ploughing Championships and a Forward Area Car Park Pass.

Apply for membership

Please download our Society of Ploughmen Membership form, once completed please post or email the form to us for processing.

Ploughing Society Affiliation

Local ploughing societies may affiliate to the Society of Ploughmen - the affiliation fee is £25 (including VAT) per year.

Affiliated societies may nominate one competitor to plough in the British National Ploughing Championships. Copies of the official ploughing rules and score sheets are available to affiliated societies on request.

Ploughing match dates of all affiliated societies are published free of charge by the Society of Ploughmen in their newsletter which will be sent to the secretary twice a year. Ploughing match dates will also be published free of charge on this website.

Apply for society affiliation

Please download our Society of Ploughmen Society Affiliation form, once completed please post or email the form to us for processing.

Trade Affiliation

We offer Trade Companies the opportunity of Trade Affiliation to the Society of Ploughmen for just £45 + VAT per year. The benefits of becoming a Trade Affiliate Member are:

  • A listing on the Society of Ploughmen website (with a direct link to your own website)  
  • A listing in the catalogue for the British National Ploughing Championships
  • You will receive the Society of Ploughmen Newsletter, published twice a year
  • You will receive admission and car park pass for two people  to the British National Ploughing Championships
  • You will receive a discount of 10% on Trade Stand Space at the British National Ploughing Championships

Apply for trade affiliation

Please download our Society of Ploughmen Trade Affiliation form, once completed please post or email the form to us for processing.

View trade companies currently supporting the Society.