25th Anniversary of Bicton Overseas Agricultural Trust- BOAT - Grand Tractor Draw.
1957 International B-250: BOAT 2016 .
BOAT was registered as a charity in 1991 by Devon farmers who could see that ‘training the trainer’ was a sustainable form of aid. BOAT provides training to key personnel who work in the developing world to bring about improvements in smallholder agriculture and rural life.
BOAT has now trained over 130 people, mainly from developing countries in East and West Africa.
Tickets cost £1 each, or £5 for a book, and can be obtained by sending your cheque made payable to BOAT (and a self-addressed stamped envelope) to Bill Vellacott, Middle Woodbeer Farm, Plymtree, Cullompton, Devon EX15 2LN. Please enclose your phone number in case of any query.
The draw will take place at 3pm on Sunday 9th October, 2016 at the Tractor World Show, Newbury Show Ground RG18 9QZ. Tickets will be available at the show.