BCGA Field Trials

The next AHDB Horticulture and British Carrots Field Trials will take place in October 2017, Tompsett Growers have kindly offered to host this years event.


Thursday 5th October 2016


9am to 3.30pm


Tompsett Growers Ltd


Trotters Field, Alderton Road, Shottisham, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 3RH

Details of the event

Entry is free of charge and light refreshments will be provided. This event is registered for BASIS and NRoSO points.

The varieties were drilled by Shaun Coleman of NIAB on 28th April 2017. 53 carrot varieties, from 7 seed companies, will be displayed and there is a mixture of types and plant densities. Syngenta will be demonstrating their products.

There will be machinery on display as well as trade stands in the marquee, where you can discuss your requirements with company representatives. Varieties will be submitted by the seed companies for delegates to score for a ‘best in show’. Trade companies are invited to submit their most innovative product or service, and members of the BCGA Research and Development Committee will decide a winner. 

Please visit the Registration page to register your attendance for this event. Trade stand bookings are also being taken for the exhibition, if you are planning on showcasing machinery please email Registration will close on Thursday 28th September 2017.

For further information please contact Brooke Lovelock or Coral Russell at the British Carrot Growers Association office: phone 01507 602427 or email

Kindly sponsored by AHDB Horticulture and supported by NIAB.