The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.

Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show  and the Winter Fair.

SMALLHOLDING AND COUNTRYSIDE FESTIVAL

Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys. LD2 3SY

We look forward to seeing you at this year’s Smallholding & Countryside Festival on the 21st & 22nd May 2022.

SHOWGROUND

The 150 acre Royal Welsh Showground is open all year round. We host an array of exciting events set against the spectacular views of the Welsh countryside.

The Showground boasts many different venues catering for a variety of occasions such as weddings, business meetings, conferences, concerts, exhibitions and much more.

The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.

Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show  and the Winter Fair.

We are excited to be welcoming so many wonderful food and drink traders from across Wales and the border counties to the 2022 Smallholding and Countryside Festival!

Browse our list of confirmed traders below…

Afal y Graig Cider and Perry
From the tree to the bottle. 100 percent fresh pressed cider and perry, award winning and contains no chemicals or flavourings. Gluten free and vegan.

Anglesey Spring
Bottled at its source in a sun-drenched meadow, where it bubbles up, refreshingly clear and mineral-rich after its journey through ancient underground limestone rivers and streams, and finally up to the surface through the glacial gravel beds. Also, the Spring water is used to make a varied of spirits.
www.angleseyspring.co.uk

Baker Bears
Baking with love and passion for every occasion.

Barry Island Spirits Co
Home of premium hand-crafted small batch spirits blended with the purest Welsh water.
www.barryislandspirits.co

Black Mountain Botanicals
Field to bottle craft distillery producing a wide range of spirits using local ingredients. Independently owned supplying independent retailers.
www.blackmountainsbotanicals.co.uk

Brecon Chocolates
Selection of handmade truffles and pralines and a range of own design book related chocolates including miniature chocolate books and bookends.
www.breconchocolates.co.uk

Buzbee’s
Made with Welsh spring water and sweetened Welsh honey. 9 different flavours to choose from. www.buzbees.wales

Cardiff Distilling               

Cardiff’s only distillery producing a range of craft products including gins, low alcohol spirits and liqueurs.
www.cardiffdistillery.co.uk

Caws Teifi Cheese
Caws Teifi Cheese is the most highly awarded raw, cow’s milk cheese in the UK. Da Mile Distillery the UK’s first organic farmhouse distillery.
www.teificheese.co.uk

Celtic Pie Company
A local Welsh producer of pies, cakes and sandwiches. We employ over 52 staff at our BRC accredited food preparation.
www.celticpie.co

Celtic Preserves
This exciting new range of jams, marmalades and chutneys are produced in the heart of Carmarthenshire, using traditional recipes that are free from artificial colours and preservatives.
www.celticpreserves.co.uk

Celtic Spirit Company
Award winning Liqueurs and Spirits from Wales – Danzy Jones, Blackmountain Liqueur, Inn-Keepers Tipple, Poteen and 15-year-Old Celtic Whiskey.
www.celticspirit.co.uk

Chalice Mead Ltd
Gorgeous traditional golden mean infused with individual flavours, Blackberry, Sloe, Ginger, Elderflower, Caramel and more.
www.chalicemead.co.uk

Cold Black Label Limited
Proud to partner with Welsh Rugby Union and the Football Association of Wales and have created a range of drinks for these great institutions.
www.breconbrewing.co.uk

Croome Cuisine
Specialises in creating innovative flavours of multi award winning cheeses introducing local ingredients iconic to the region.
www.coomecuisine.com

Cwm Deri Vineyard
Welsh wines, Mead & Liqueurs from a Pembrokeshire Vineyard.
www.cwm-deri.co.uk

CwmFarm Charcuterie Products
Produce posh snacks, beer sticks, snack salami from their own rare breed pigs. Also, a range of larger salami, pancetta, lomo etc. Gold Awards and Great Taste Award for our products.
www.cwmfarm.co.uk

Cywain
Cywain offers a platform for small food and drink producers from Wales to test traded at the RWAS.
www.menterabusnes.co.uk

Divine Donuts
Independent donut company selling the most heavenly handmade donuts you’ll find.
www.divinedonuts.co.uk

Drwytho
Drwytho has evolved from growing herbs, to infusing them into oils, vinegars and salad dressing and making quality condiments using fresh ingredients.
www.drwytho.co.uk

Fablas Ice Cream
Artisan Ice cream made in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan by a mother and daughter team using locally sourced milk and cream.
www.fablasicecream.com

Gower View Foods
Shirgar Welsh Butter is an award winning and premium Welsh Butter, traditionally salted for a rich taste.  Freshly churned and packed in Carmarthenshire.
www.shirgar.co.uk

Gwella
New, modern company producing Cured, cooked Welsh Lamb, Welsh Beef and Welsh Mutton. Versatile product can be used in many ways.

Little Grandma’s Kitchen
Artisan chutneys, curds, preserves, marmalades and mustards made from family recipes in small batches in our own kitchen in St Clears.
www.littlegrandmaskitchen.co.uk

Llanfaes Dairy Ice Cream
Artisan ice-cream & fruit ices produced using fresh milk & cream to an old Italian recipe.
www.llanfaesdairy.net

Gwynt y Ddraig Cider
The most awarded cider maker in Wales. Made on the farm from freshly pressed fruit. Come & try a free sample.
www.gwyntcider.com

Mallows Family Distillery
Father and son distillery based on an ex-coalmine in South Wales from here they produce award winning products. The company is based in 30,000sq. ft bonded premises where they produce al forms of alcoholic beverages.
www.mallowsbottling.com

Marie Cresci’s Cheesecakes
Homemade cheesecakes in individual pots to almost 50 businesses and farmers markets.              www.mariecrescischeesecakes.co.uk

Mario’s Luxury Dairy Ice Cream
Mario’s is a Welsh award-winning luxury dairy ice-cream manufactured sourcing milk and cream from local Welsh farms.
www.mariosicecream.com

Mon ar Lwy – Taste of Anglesey
A small family business on Anglesey that have diversified their farming business and now create luxury dairy ice creams on the farm using fresh jersey milk and Welsh cream.
www.monarlwy.co.uk

Morgans Brew Tea
Morgan’s Brew Tea is based in Welshpool Powys supplying loose leaf teas from around the World in retail packets. Tea infused Gin & bottled Pale Ale.
www.morgansbrewtea.co.uk

Mountainview Ice Cream
Delicious ice cream with milk from their own cows; and luxury milkshakes with Welsh milk and of course Mountainview ice cream.
www.mountainviewicecream.com

Nixon Farms Pen-min-cae Welsh Black Beef and Lamb
Pen-Min-Cae Welsh Black Beef, Lamb and Pork is born and reared on the banks of the river Wye for you to purchase raw or cooked.
www.nixonfarms.co.uk

Nosh 2 Go UK
We aspire to provide and serve customers with the best baked good we can…

Pembrokeshire Chilli Farm
We grow a variety of Chilli’s here in Pembrokeshire, from these we make our Premium Sauces, Jams and other Chilli related products.
www.pembrokshirechillifarm.com

Radnor Hills Mineral Water Company Ltd
Based on a family farm in Mid Wales, Radnor Hills produces premium soft drinks using their own spring water, blended with the best countryside ingredients.
www.radnorhills.co.uk

Ridiculously Rich by Alana
Ridiculously Rich by Alana is the company set up by Alana Spencer off the back of the BBC Apprentice. We specialize in Belgian chocolate tray bakes.
www.ridiculouslyrichbyalana.co.uk

Roberts Country Fayre
Roberts Country Fayre Manufacture multi award winning cold eating Pies at their SALSA accredited factory in Wrexham North Wales.
www.robertscountryfayre.co.uk

Samosaco
Samosaco is a leading provider of vegan and vegetarian products including curries, samosas, onion bhajee scotch eggs, bhajees and pickles.
www.samosaco.co.uk

Sancler Organic
Welsh Organic/PFLA dairy products made on the farm from their own milk with care for the animal welfare environment.
www.sanclerorganic.co.uk

South Caernarfon Creameries Ltd
Wales’s oldest farmer owned dairy co-operative. Producer of quality Welsh dairy products including the popular Dragon range.
www.sccwales.co.uk

Spirit of Wales
Distillery Tours at the Distillery and Make your own Rum or Gin. Steel Town Gin, Steel Town Vodka and Dragon Breath Rum.
www.spiritofwales.com

Stone Circle Mead Company Limited
Makes traditional meads at their meadery in Wrexham, North Wales. www.stonecirclemeadcompany.co.uk

The Authentic Curry Company Ltd
A Welsh company that produces very high quality pre-prepared meals using the finest quality ingredients.
www.authenticcurry.co.uk

The Fudge Foundry
Produce award-winning Belgian chocolate fudge in a range of unique moreish flavours. Made in small batches using the finest ingredients.
www.thefudgefoundry.co.uk

The Gourmet Brownie Company
Hand-made, hand-finished, gourmet brownies, blondies and brownie cookies in over 80 amazing varieties including a wonderful range of gluten-free and dairy-free options.
www.gourmetbrownieco.com

The Great British Cheese Company
Produce and retail an array of award-winning cheese. 3 of which have won the Gold Award at the International Cheese Awards, the biggest cheese show in the world.
www.gbcheese.co.uk

The Monmouth Gin Company
Producers of multi award winning craft gins which have been inspired by the beautiful Monmouthshire countryside.
www.monmouthgin.wales

The Original Welsh Oggie Pie Co
Handmade Welsh Oggies all produced in Wales, operating mainly at agricultural shows throughout the UK flying the flag of Wales, promoting Welsh Beef and Lamb.
www.welshoggie.co.uk

Trailhead Fine Foods Ltd
Artisan Welsh beef jerky business based in Mid Wales. Use Welsh PGI Beef, unique marinated to create eight great flavours.
www.trailheadfinefoods.co.uk

Two Dogs Coffee Company
Packets of premium coffee from around the world roasted to enhance the natural flavours and nuances of each origin bean.
www.twodogscoffeecompany.com

Welsh Brew Tea
Welsh Brew market a full range of hot beverages which include high quality teas, coffee and drinking chocolate all bilingually packaged. Also Tea Birds and new fruits and herbal teas.
www.welshbrewtea.com

Wigmores of Monmouth
An historic family run bakery based in Monmouth founded in 1907. Our wide selection of artisan award winning breads, cakes, savouries are all handmade on the premises using the original bread ovens.

Williams Brothers Cider
Williams Brothers Cider is a small, family run business producing high quality, hand crafted, award winning traditional real Welsh cider and apple juice.
www.cider.wales