Trade Stand Competition

All trade stand exhibitors are entered into the Best Trade Stand awards.

There are four Trade Stand award categories:

  • Best large agricultural stand over 12m
  • Best small agricultural stand under 12m
  • Best Sussex based company stand
  • Best non agricultural stand

2023 winners and their trophies were:

Best large agricultural stand:

  • 1st  Ernest Doe with the E Watson Trophy
  • 2nd Culverwells
  • 3rd Curtis & Shaw

Best small agricultural stand:

  • 1st John Bourne 
  • 2nd High Weald AONB
  • 3rd NFU

Best Sussex based company stand:

  • 1st Harley House Distillers with the Midland Bank Trophy
  • 2nd Park Farm Cottage
  • 3rd Letimi Ltd Gatos Chocolate

Best non agricultural stand:

  • 1st Batcheller Monkhouse with the John Harper Trophy
  • 2nd Frogsheath Landscapes
  • 3rd Clay Pots

Trade stand judges for 2023 were Mr & Mrs R Bickersteth and Megan Rice-Wilson from Edenbridge & Oxted Show and the awards were kindly sponsored by Tookey Memorials and South East Farmer magazine

The fifth trade stand award is the Sustainable Futures Award given to the trade stand meeting specific sustainability and environmental criteria.

2023 Sustainable Futures Award winner: Park Farm Cottage Bee Products. 

The judges for this award were Rob Field and Oscar Petfield