Bees Needs Awards 2022 - 2023

29 July 2022

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CFE are thrilled to announce the return of the Bees Needs Awards for the 4th year running. CFE will be collaborating with Nature Friendly Farming Network and Defra again this year to celebrate the good work that farmers are doing in supporting pollinator populations in Britain's farmed environment.

Launched during Bees' Needs Week (18-24th July) the Bees' Needs Awards recognise the efforts of individuals, groups and businesses who encourage and increase pollinator friendly habitats on farmland. Send your completed

Nominations open from the 18th of July

Send your completed Bees' Needs Farming Champion application form 2022-2023
to [email protected] by the 14th of May 2023 to enter


Entry For the awards will open through CFEonline on the 18th of July and entries will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Dedication to supporting pollinators 

  • Innovation and creativity 

  • Promotion to others/ raising awareness of Bees' Needs

  • Evidence of beneficial impact for pollinators 

We encourage all entrants to include photos with their entries, so now is a great time to get out on farm with your camera.

The awards will take place during Bees Needs Week 2023 in person.

You can read about the winners from Bees Needs Awards 2021 here.

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