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Rock & Roll Farming

Jul 29, 2020

It's not every day that you get to interview your broadcasting hero, but that's what I did this week! 

Charlotte Smith talks about her long and varied career working in radio and TV, including BBC Farming Today and Countryfile, as well as encounters with Brian Clough, Princess Anne, serious illness, and sexual...

Jul 24, 2020

Jan McCourt has led quite the life. From travelling around the World as an investment banker in the 80s and 90s, to building from the ground up, with a near-fatal encounter with a tractor along the way. 

This week's episode is a long one, but one of the most interesting interviews I've done for...

Jul 21, 2020

In association with NFU Mutual, I talked to Ruth Poulten from NFU Mutual, Jan Welch from RSABI, Mark Thomas from the Farming Community Network and Jason Alexandra from the Samaritans about how the farming community has been affected over the last few months and what's being done by charities to help.


Jul 15, 2020

Stella Owen talks all about the 2nd 'She Who Dares Farms' Conference, how it all initially came about, and how she hopes to inspire and bring together women in farming. 

To book a place on the online conference on Tuesday 21st July, visit 



Jul 8, 2020

Wouldn't it be cool to grow and malt your own barley for beer or whisky on your farm?

Alison Milne and her family are doing exactly that. 

Listen to find out all about how they decided to get into malting, the process itself, and how she hopes they can help other farmers take back some control of their...