Supporting and serving the rural community in Essex for over 150 years

We promote agriculture and rural industries through a year-round diary of educational and social events. Join today to become part of our 600-strong agricultural network.

Want to become a member?

New members are always welcome at meetings and other events. Sign up online or book yourself in on our next event. Follow the link below to find out more information on the membership packages available.

Our History

Set up in 1858 The Essex Agricultural Society is steeped in history.


Two newsletters released every year. See what we’ve been up to…

Meet the Council

Made up of 11 members. Find out who holds what position.

Thank you to our Corporate sponsors