Briefing Media rebrands and changes corporate identity to AgriBriefing

January 16 2018 London:  Briefing Media today becomes AgriBriefing ( The name change better reflects its 100% focus on the world of international agribusiness; the increasing importance of the price reporting agency side of the business, along with news, analysis, professional networks and market data provision. The company’s evolution over seven years shows the strong market […]

Briefing Media announce significant strategic investment and global partnership with Urner Barry

Briefing Media, the world’s leading agribusiness media and Information Company, today announce a significant strategic investment and partnership with Urner Barry Publications Inc. Urner Barry is a 160-year old business information and price-reporting agency (PRA) specialising in the protein markets. Their market leading digital service COMTELL provides price quotes, news and analysis for the red […]

Farmers Guardian Scotland having a positive impact

BRIEFING Media Agriculture’s growing portfolio has been given a significant boost with the launch of Farmers Guardian Scotland. Building on the momentum of the Farmers Guardian brand which continues to flourish since it shifted to magazine format in July 2016, the new Scottish edition provides dedicated coverage for readers in Scotland. With 32 pages dedicated […]

Briefing Media sells British Media Awards and Digital Media Strategies Conferences to Haymarket

Briefing Media now concentrates solely on providing world-class global agribusiness media, information and intelligence Briefing Media today announces the sale of the British Media Awards and Digital Media Strategies conference portfolio to Haymarket. The deal sees Haymarket take complete ownership of the brands, which have established themselves as cornerstones in the UK media and marketing […]

Emma Penny awarded ARAGS

The Countess of Wessex presents Emma Penny with her award Briefing Media Agriculture group head of content, Emma Penny, has been awarded an Associateship of the Royal Agricultural Societies (ARAgS). Presented by the Countess of Wessex at an event in the House of Lords last month, the awards are given ‘in recognition of distinguished achievement […]

FG success at BGAJ Awards

John Eveson, Marcello Garbagnoli, winners of the photographic award and Joel Durkin. Farmers Guardian saw three major successes at this year’s British Guild of Agricultural Journalists (BGAJ) annual Harvest Lunch and awards ceremony in London last week. Business and data analyst Joel Durkin won Yara’s Environment Award for two pieces which were part of Farmers Guardian’s Business […]

Appointment of UK Managing Director for Briefing Media agriculture

The Board is very pleased to announce the appointment of Warren Butcher as Managing Director for our UK agriculture business, taking on the running of some of the UK’s leading agricultural media brands including Farmers Guardian, LAMMA, Dairy Farmer, Arable Farming, CropTec and the British Farming Awards. Warren brings a wealth of publishing experience built […]

Briefing Media acquires Global Data Systems

Briefing Media today announces the acquisition of Global Data Systems (“GDS”).  GDS is the publisher of two market leading intelligence platforms: FeedInfo – the world’s leading source of news and premium intelligence for the meat, biotechnology and animal feed sectors; and FlexNews – a vital news service for senior executives working at multinationals in the global food industry.   […]