The Association of Show and Agricultural Organisations sets out to ...

Promote agriculture, horticulture and the countryside through shows and other events.
Encourage and share best practice between agricultural societies and related organisations.
Encourage and support education across the full spectrum of agriculture, horticulture and the countryside through shows, conferences, projects and initiatives.


The Association holds its Annual Conference in the Autumn hosted by one of the members' societies. There is a pre-Conference programme that includes leisure activities and a full Conference leisure programme for partners.

ASAO Council

The ASAO Council is made up of Show representatives from across the country who are from a mix of one-day and multi-day shows. They represent members' views and are happy to be contacted on all matters associated with the ASAO.