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… If you have any questions please contact us on [email protected] or call on 01823 660684. Timescale for the Cornwall Otter competition 2020* Close of application 31st March * Judging to take place in May - July* Results announced and farm walk arranged for following summer. Winning farm additionally presented with the award at the Royal Cornwall Show in June the following year. The winner of the Cornwall Otter for 2020 will go through to represent the county in the regional Barn Owl Awards in 2021, the winner of which goes forward as our regions entry into the National Silver Lapwing awards the following year. Read more about the county winners for 2018 here.