What we do Conservation competitions County Competitions Cornwall Otter Cornwall’s Otter Trophy showcases the long term commitment to wildlife conservation and sustainable farming shown by many farmers across the county. The winner of the Cornwall Otter also goes on to represent the county in the regional Barn Owl Trophy in the same year, the winner of which goes forward as our regions entry into the National Silver Lapwing the following year. How to enter? We encourage you to nominate yourself or you can put forward someone else. If you are a farmer that fancies your chances, or you know of a worthy farm that demonstrates good conservation practices alongside farming, then don’t wait… contact us on [email protected] or call on 01823 660684. The 2019 application will be open shortly, but we welcome you to get in touch with us now. Timescale for the Cornwall Otter competition 2019* Close of application 31st March 2019* Judging to take place from 1st April – 7th May* Results announced and winning farm presented with the award at the Royal Cornwall Show in June the following year. The winner of the Cornwall Otter for 2019 will go through to represent the county in the regional Barn Owl Awards in the same year, the winner of which goes forward as our regions entry into the National Silver Lapwing for 2020.