Read some of the stories from Adam Day’s career as an Auctioneer and Land Agent and what a young auctioneer gets up to in his spare time! Hear about what he is doing at present, his hopes fears and aspirations for the future, living and working in The Lake District.

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About Adam

Adam was brought up in a farming community on the northern edge of the Lake District. he attended the Royal Agricultural College before returning to Cumbria to work as a Trainee Land Agent and Auctioneer.

Adam is the Managing Director of the Farmer Networks of Cumbria and The Yorkshire Dales. He continues to work as a freelance auctioneer mainly at Penrith Auction, where he first started his career 30 years ago. He also lectures part – time in Agricultural Business Management at Newton Rigg College

He is married with two teenage children and lives near Penrith. A former national league rugby player, he now enjoys performing with his band the Soul Survivors. The garden remains a challenge.