Nominate a farmer or enter yourself to get started on the road to being the Zurich Farm Insurance Farmer of the Year 2019. The Zurich Farm Insurance, Farming Independent, Farmer of the Year awards 2019 recognise the hard work, innovation and commitment to the industry of Irish farmers across all farming disciplines. Entry is FREE. Categories include:

Beef Farmer of the Year; Dairy Farmer of the Year; Sheep Farmer of the Year; Tillage Farmer of the Year; and Rising Star Award.

The judging panel will nominate special Farm Safety, Lifetime Achievement, and Grand Prix overall winners. The award ceremony will be held on Thursday 14th November at the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone. Deadline for entries is Monday 30th September 2019. Enter online at