The highly popular annual Fife Show, held at Kinloss, near Cupar, provides a host of attractions for all the family.

Taking place on Saturday, it is run by the Fife Agricultural Association, and aims to give the public an opportunity to find out more about the local agricultural scene.

The layout allows visitors to have a close look at all the farm animals on show, together with current and vintage machinery.

Over the last few years, the show has extended into the realms of the wider environment and related countryside issues.

On the food front, the programme includes a cookery theatre being run by the chef/lecturer team at the SRUC Elmwood Campus.

Chefs Wullie Balfour and Martin Luti will be demonstrating between 11am and 3.20pm, with a pasta materclass and dishes such as pan fried loin of lamb, breast of duck with Chinese greens, tuna, granola and cranachan.

The will be joined for a demo by Neal Robertson, of the Tannochbrae Tearoom, who will cook the speciality asparagus and barley dish entry which won him a top award at the 2012 Golden Spurtle World Porridge Making Championships.

The attractions include-

Livestock – including Private driving, Show jumping, Heavy Horses, Show Horses & Ponies, Working Hunters; Highland, Aberdeen Angus & British Blue cattle; Texel, Jacob & Shetland sheep; Poultry and Wildfowl

The Education Tent – for all the family, from art to the environment to pets, birds, bees, reptiles and bats

Home Produce, Made in Fife Craft Marquee & Fife Show Craft Tent – home produce competition and crafts from Fife and beyond

The Cookery Marquee – with Elmwood & Food from Fife – cookery demonstrations and tastings

Trade Stands – a huge & diverse selection of over 100 exhibitors

Agricultural Machinery – one of the largest displays in The East of Scotland and vintage parade

Game Fair sponsored by CKD Galbraith – clay pigeon shooting, falconry, ducks, ferrets, terriers and gun dogs

Dog Show and Pet Show – entries taken on the day

Motorbikes, quad bikes and childrens’ play area

Bi-plane stunt display


Events run from 8.30am to 5.00pm

Admission ticket £10

Children under 14 FREE

Parking FREE

Dogs are welcome, but must be on a lead and under control

Pic credit – Mr Alex Bousie



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