Today was the first day of the two day Livestock Event in the NEC in Birmingham. The event, which is organised by RABDF Events, welcomed a record 400 livestock entries and over 450 trade exhibitors.

The NEC was a hive of activity from early morning, with farmers, exhibitors and senior figures from the world or agriculture in attendance at the Livestock Event.

If you were not one of the visitors to the Livestock Event today, here is a round up of the action: