Cereals: The Arable Event

Visiting the Cereals Event


Opening times

Wednesday 14th June: 8.00am - 6.00pm    

Thursday 15th June: 8.00am - 5.00pm  

Car parks open at 6.00am with free tea and coffee available until 7.30am.

Gates open to the event site at 7.30am when catering facilities will open for breakfast.

Please note exhibition stands do not open until 8.00am.

International visitor services

Why not register as an international visitor in advance of the event so we can help you to plan your visit and meet the important exhibitors you want to contact? We can help you with:

  • information on show exhibitors before the Event 
  • arranging meetings with exhibitors 
  • getting to see all that you want to at the Event
  • refreshments

International Business Centre

DITThe International Business Centre (Stand 826) at Cereals is supported by the Department for International Trade (DIT). Visitors to the International Business Centre can benefit from meeting with DIT colleagues who will be available during the event to discuss opportunities to accelerate your global growth, including:

  • Facilitating meetings between UK and international companies
  • Speaking with an agri-tech specialist across the key subsectors of plant science, animal health, precision agri-tech and agri-tech trade
  • Discussing current export opportunities, including an opportunity to meet with DIT colleagues from overseas

If you would like to arrange meetings in the International Business Centre with UK companies offering products/services please contact agritech@trade.gsi.gov.uk

About the DIT Organisation

The DIT is the centre of excellence and first port of call for overseas companies looking for investment opportunities in the UK and for UK-based companies seeking to expand their international business.

Tickets and Travel

International visitors require a ticket to enter Cereals.

Tickets for Cereals 2017 are on sale now. For more information, click here.

Groups discounts available for advance bookings
Children aged 5 and under may enter for free, 6-16 year olds will be charged at the student ticket rate.

All prices include V.A.T. at the current rate. A receipt is available for both online and onsite ticket purchases.


E-tickets will now be available as an option when purchasing tickets online. You MUST bring your e-ticket with you to the event to gain entry. Duplicates will not be accepted.

Please print your ticket.

All tickets will be electronically scanned at the entrance gate.

Guest Tickets  

If you have received a Guest Ticket from an exhibitor you MUST validate your ticket online to redeem your ticket. A voucher is not valid as an entry ticket until redeemed. Full instructions will be provided on the voucher.

Please note: Guest Vouchers are 1 per person per day. 

If you have any queries please contact us.

Forgotten Tickets

We are unable to issue duplicate tickets or make any refund in respect of forgotten or lost tickets. Visitors will need to purchase another ticket at the gate on the day of the event.


Cereals is easily accessible by car, train and air.

Further information can be found here.


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