Summer Meeting 2024

Summer Meeting 2024 – Hampshire, Dorset and West Sussex

The BGS Summer Meeting 2024 will take place from Tuesday 2 July to Thursday 4 July.

The base for the meeting will be The Potters Heron Hotel, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire.  The meeting will start at midday on Tuesday 2 July with lunch, before commencing the main tour programme with visits in Hampshire, Dorset and West Sussex.  The event will conclude mid-afternoon on Thursday 4 July. 

Day 1 – Tuesday 2 July – Hampshire
Arrival and lunch at The Potters Heron Hotel
Farm 1: Pitt Hall Farm (Oli Chedgey) – Dairy farm. Roaming Dairy Ltd, Kingsclere Estates Ltd
BBQ supper then return to hotel

Day 2 – Wednesday 3 July – Dorset
Farm 1: North House Farm (Peter Snell) Herbage seed production
Farm 2: Hemsworth Farm (Sophie Alexander) Dairy farm
Farm 3: Launceston Farm (Jim Collis) Organic beef and arable farm
Return to hotel for BGS Annual Dinner

Day 3 – Thursday 4 July – West Sussex
Farm 1: Marshalls Farm (Jeremy Way and Kate Lywood) Dairy farm
Farm 2: Cocking Hill Farm (Andrew Hodgkins) Sheep flock 

More details will follow shortly.

Sponsorship packages

Sponsorship packages for this event start at £750.00 + VAT  for Bronze level sponsorship. Silver, Gold and Platinum levels are also available.

For further details relating to sponsorship please contact the BGS office at