The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) is a strong voice at the heart of rural Yorkshire. BASC has 150k members and exists to support sustainable shooting and conservation. BASC benefits the rural community by promoting scientific research and advocating and helping to implement best practice in firearms licensing, habitat preservation, wildlife conservation and game management. The UK’s largest shooting organisation provides education streams and invests in outreach initiatives for young people through legacy funding. It also promotes the benefits of game as a sustainable food source. BASC plays a fundamental role in representing shooting to government, ensuring that the voice of its community is heard and that the benefits it brings to the British countryside are understood and recognised.
A modern business built upon traditional Yorkshire values, Lister Haigh truly knows about Yorkshire rural property, land and people.
This long-established independent company comprises a knowledgeable, friendly and experienced team offering the full range of property consultancy services.
The future looks strong as new challenges beckon and Lister Haigh is ready and waiting.
Richard Roberts, established in 2017, is a specialist land promoter and development consultancy. We overcome all issues associated with a project to obtain planning permission, before taking the site to the open market. We are a skilled, passionate and dedicated team, committed to delivering successful outcomes for landowners and developers.
Cranswick was founded in the 1970’s by a group of Yorkshire farmers and has expanded to become one of the UK’s largest premium food producers, specialising in pork and chicken. Cranswick offer farmers the opportunity to diversify into pig and chicken production, providing an extra revenue stream for their businesses.
Founded in Hull in 1874, Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP offers specialist legal expertise to the agricultural sector, with a dedicated team of 18 advisors. The team, led by partner Helen Mellors was recently joined by partners, Susie Mortonson and Claire Ramsden who bring a wealth of expertise in agriculture, energy, landed estates and agri-corporate advice and services.
The Yorkshire Agricultural Society was founded in 1837 to help promote agriculture in the Yorkshire region. Farming is at the very heart of what we do and the Society and our year-round charity work is vital. Amazingly the five objectives the YAS set all those years ago, remain the same today. The first objective was to run a major agricultural event and the first Great Yorkshire Show was held the following year in 1838 -the 2023 runs 11–14 July. The other four aims include: supporting and promoting agriculture, advancing and encouraging agricultural research, advancing and encouraging protection and sustainability of the environment as well as other charitable activities.
Yorkshire’s leading independent multi-auction centre, providing a wealth of experience in all types of auction sales and a professional service. The York Machinery Sale is one of the biggest and most well recognised auction sales in the country. As well as live auctions we also conduct timed online auctions and dynamic hybrid auctions through our online bidding platform.
Founded in 1871, Stephensons Rural is Yorkshire’s Rural Property Specialist with seven generations of expertise helping us deliver a multi discipline professional partnership. Our highly qualified team deals with every facet of rural consultancy utilising a network of nine offices across the county delivered through our association with Stephensons Estate Agents and BoultonCooper.
Smailes Goldie Group is a leading firm of chartered accountants, auditors, tax and business advisors based in Hull, North Lincolnshire and North Yorkshire.
Consisting of five specialist areas, we come together under one banner to give our clients the best all-round financial help possible.