Depresso Espresso

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Rock & Roll Farming with James Rhys James Rhys is a Welsh valleys boy living in Scotland, and has a cracking hybrid accent of the two.  Listen as we talk about his journey from music and sports journalism into contract shepherding, have an open discussion about our experiences with depression, and hear all about his exciting new coffee business – farmboybrews.co.uk – and how he’s supporting mental health charities.  What a guy. 

Driving Change

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Rock & Roll Farming with Adam Driver Adam Driver has a thirst for knowledge, and regularly speaks his mind on the big issues facing farmers.  Listen as we discuss his journey from studying philosophy in London, to committed regenerative agriculture advocate.  And I promise that I don’t make *too many* Star Wars references.  CHECK OUT eatfarmnow.com FOR LOADS MORE AMAZING FARMING AND FOOD-RELATED PODCASTS, BLOGS & VLOGS.  Podcast Sponsor:  NFU Cymru – for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk Podcast Partners: Farmer’s Guardian. For the biggest range of news and features from across the Ag industry, please visit www.fginsight.com Rock & Roll Farming […]

A Special Bonus Episode with NFU Mutual Chairman Jim McLaren

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Rock & Roll Farming with Jim McLaren NFU Mutual has pledged its support for farmers and rural communities as part of a £32m Coronavirus support package.   The package includes donating millions to local and national charities, as well as rural and mental health causes, to help support the countryside through the pandemic.  I talked to NFU Mutual’s Chairman, Jim McLaren, to find out more. 

Coming Out & Getting On

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Rock & Roll Farming with Lydia Slack Listen as I talk to the inspirational Lydia Slack about how she struggled to come to terms with her sexuality, the difficulties of coming out to a farming family, and how she’s helping others in similar situations by speaking about her experiences.  CHECK OUT eatfarmnow.com FOR LOADS MORE AMAZING FARMING AND FOOD-RELATED PODCASTS, BLOGS & VLOGS.  Podcast Sponsor:  NFU Cymru – for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk Podcast Partners: Farmer’s Guardian. For the biggest range of news and features from across the Ag industry, please visit www.fginsight.com Rock & Roll Farming is proud to be […]

Heavy lies the Corona

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Rock & Roll Farming with Minette Batters Rock & Roll Farming is back baby!!! And who else could I start off again with but farmer and President of the National Farmers Union, Minette Batters.  Listen as we talk about how the current Coronavirus pandemic is causing chaos for business throughout the food chain and what the NFU are doing right now, as well as a great discussion around leadership and what it takes to be in charge of such a huge organisation.  CHECK OUT eatfarmnow.com FOR LOADS MORE AMAZING FARMING AND FOOD-RELATED PODCASTS, BLOGS & VLOGS.  Podcast Sponsor:  NFU Cymru […]