Philip Clappison, from TB Clappison Ltd, Cowlam, was crowned Contractor of the Year at the Farmers Weekly Awards.
The judges said: “Specialising in spuds isn’t for the faint hearted, but Philip treats everyone’s potatoes as his own. He demonstrates a relentless drive to get the job done.”
The Farmers Weekly Awards Night recognises and reward farmers for innovation, commitment to the industry and hard work. The Awards showcase the best farmers in the country by telling their stories and aim to spread best practice.