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Rock & Roll Farming

Feb 27, 2019

Tonight I'm heading down to Rednal, just South of Birmingham, to talk to farmer and National Farmer's Union Dairy Board Chairman, Michael Oakes @m19mao 

We talk about how his Dad started farming on a county council smallholding, farming on the urban fringe, his regrets about not spending more time with his children when...


Feb 25, 2019

Hosts Will Evans and FG’s chief reporter Abi Kay were joined for the 15-minute podcast by the President of the National Farmers Union, Minette Batters, and the UK Director of the European Centre for International Political Economy, David Henig.

Together, they discussed all the current brexit issues facing UK farmers,...


Feb 20, 2019

Tonight I am ACTUALLY heading over to Leicestershire to both pick up a Jack Russell puppy from, AND interview, arable and beef farmer, Joe Stanley @JoeWStanley 

We talk all about his family farm, how he's trying to reduce the use of ppp's in his crops, their multiple-award winning English Longhorn Cattle, the family's...


Feb 13, 2019

Tonight I'm heading down to the Cotswolds to talk to the Managing Director of agricultural health and safety specialists, Safety Revolution, Oliver Dale. 

We talk about his early days growing up on the family farm in Cambridgeshire, his time in Chile helping to develop the fresh produce industry there, and all about...


Feb 11, 2019

Drones are fun to play with, but can they have a significant impact on our everyday work on the farm? What real-life farming problems can they solve? And how do you make sure you’re not breaking any laws or regulations?
Will Evans visits Hampton House Farm in Warwickshire, talking to enthusiasts, experts, the Civil...