108 From Tiny Acorns

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Rock & Roll Farming with Michael Oakes 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 they were young, Open Farm Sunday, Farmers For Action, and how he got involved in the NFU, and his experiences since. All this, and much, much more. Check it out folks..  LONDON MARATHON 2019: As required by Universal law, much […]

107 No Ordinary Joe

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Rock & Roll Farming with Joe Stanley 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 diversification project of 19th century art, joining the army, flying a Spitfire, getting involved in agricultural organisations, and much, much more!  Check it out folks..   LONDON MARATHON 2019: As required by Universal law, much like if you’re a vegan, if […]

106 A Farm Safety Revolution

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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 Safety Revolution and the changes they’re trying to make to the culture on UK farms.  All this and much, much more. Check it out folks..  www.safetyrevolution.co.uk LONDON MARATHON 2019: As required by Universal law, much like if you’re a vegan, if you’re doing a marathon you have to […]

105 Stand Up Farmer

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Tonight I’m heading up to Perthshire in Scotland to talk to farmer and stand up comedian, Jim Smith @standupfarmer We talk farming haggis, getting in to comedy, TV sketch shows, Die Hard, and much, much more.  Check it out folks..  LONDON MARATHON 2019: As required by Universal law, much like if you’re a vegan, if you’re doing a marathon you have to tell people about it. Well I’m doing the London one in April 2019, and I’m raising money for the incredible charity FARM AFRICA. If you want to see more about the AMAZING work they do please visit www.farmafrica.org & […]