112 FarmDrop

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Rock & Roll Farming with Ben Pugh Tonight I’m heading down to London to talk to founder and CEO of ethical online grocery company FarmDrop, Ben Pugh.  We talk about where his love for the outdoors and countryside came from, our broken food system and his determination to change it, how FarmDrop initially came about, what they are & what they’re doing, how they’re helping British farmers get greater returns, and his hopes for the future.  All this and much, much more.  Check it out folks.. LONDON MARATHON 2019: As required by Universal law, much like if you’re a vegan, […]

111 Enthusiasm Brings Luck

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Tonight I’m heading across the country to Suffolk, to talk to arable farmer and conservationist, Brian Barker. We talk about his family farm’s incredible connection to the Tudor’s, the changes he and his cousin Patrick have made since joining the business, the huge amount of environmental improvements they’ve done, being an AHDB strategic farm, #SoilMyUndies, the Oxford Farming Conference, #farmwildlife and much, much more. Brian’s one of the most progressive farmers around, and a great communicator, and this is one of my favourite interviews yet. Check it out folks..   LONDON MARATHON 2019: As required by Universal law, much like if […]

110 Skippy Scout

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Rock & Roll Farming with Jack Wrangham Tonight I’m heading up to North Northumberland to talk to farmer and co-founder of Drone Ag, Jack Wrangham @dronesforag We talk about his family farm, his time spent as a ski instructor in New Zealand, how his initial foray into flying technology led to him nearly being eaten by Lions in Kenya, Drone Ag – the company he started with his brother, and the exciting next step which launches very soon – Skippy Scout*. All this and much, much more. Check it out folks..  *During the interview we talk about the crowdfunding campaign […]

109 West Yorkshire to East Africa

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Rock & Roll Farming with Rachel Hallos Tonight I’m heading up to Rippenden in Yorkshire to talk to beef and sheep farmer, Rachel Hallos @rachelhallos We talk all about their upland family farm, their pedigree Saler Cattle, their work with environmental schemes, diversification into a holiday let, becoming West riding NFU Chairman, Rural crime, and VERY EXCITING – her work with the amazing FARM AFRICA that took her all the way to Kenya.  All this, 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 […]