100 episodes

Want to get to know the people who produce the food that you eat?
This is the place. Step this way, and welcome to Rock & Roll Farming..

Rock & Roll Farming Will Evans

    • Business
    • 4.7 • 131 Ratings

Want to get to know the people who produce the food that you eat?
This is the place. Step this way, and welcome to Rock & Roll Farming..

    Rock & Roll Farming - The Final Curtain

    Rock & Roll Farming - The Final Curtain

    This is the end, beautiful friends. 
    Thank you all so much for listening x 

    • 10 min
    Less dither, more do

    Less dither, more do

    Flavian Obiero talks about his family's move from Kenya to the UK when he was 15, settling in to life in a new country, how he got into farming, being a black man in an industry not exactly known for it's diversity, and what we can all do to help in that regard. 
    All this, and lots more.. 
     
    Podcast Sponsors: 
    NFU Cymru - for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk
    Discover your new favourite harvest playlists. With all the tracks chosen by growers, Bayer’s Harvest Beats playlists on Spotify includes Combines Roll – a mix of classic tunes to get you singing the harvest in, while the After Dark playlist keeps you motivated and alert with upbeat tunes and classic anthems. Check out Bayer4CropsUK playlists on Spotify now!

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Learning to use a handbrake

    Learning to use a handbrake

    A farmer who lives in London? What?! Tom Clarke's no ordinary thinker. Listen as we talk about about how he went from being a successful management consultant to taking over the family farm in Cambridgeshire after losing his father, with zero farming experience. All this, and lots more. 
     
    Podcast Sponsors: 
    NFU Cymru - for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk
    Discover your new favourite harvest playlists. With all the tracks chosen by growers, Bayer’s Harvest Beats playlists on Spotify includes Combines Roll – a mix of classic tunes to get you singing the harvest in, while the After Dark playlist keeps you motivated and alert with upbeat tunes and classic anthems. Check out Bayer4CropsUK playlists on Spotify now!

    • 1 hr 11 min
    What's Liz up to today?

    What's Liz up to today?

    Over 182 podcast interviews, and this is the first to make me cry. Liz Hoggarth is a wonderful person, who's dealt with a hell of a lot. Listen as we talk about just how devastating mental health issues can really be to entire families and communities. 
     
    Podcast Sponsors: 
    NFU Cymru - for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk
    Win a takeaway for you and your team this harvest, courtesy of Bayer! Simply nominate your cab warrior - that team mate who goes above and beyond. Tell us why they deserve to win by tagging them and bayer in a tweet, or enter via the competition instagram post. Two teams will win each week during harvest. Full details on the Bayer4CropsUK social media accounts. 
     

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Roll with it

    Roll with it

    Llyr Jones talks about taking over the family farm at 19, the huge range of different enterprises he has on the farm, including sheep and cattle, renewable energy production, free range laying hens, and rape seed oil production, his many wider industry roles, and how he came to be driving across the Sahara Desert in a transit van.. 
     
    Podcast Sponsors: 
    NFU Cymru - for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk
    LG is a brand of plant breeders Limagrain; a farmer owned co-op dedicated to developing new varieties of arable, forage & amenity seeds for farmers and growers - www.lgseeds.co.uk
    Discover your new favourite harvest playlists. With all the tracks chosen by growers, Bayer’s Harvest Beats playlists on Spotify includes Combines Roll – a mix of classic tunes to get you singing the harvest in, while the After Dark playlist keeps you motivated and alert with upbeat tunes and classic anthems. Check out Bayer4CropsUK playlists on Spotify now!

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ambitious Thinking

    Ambitious Thinking

    Vicki Hird talks about what makes a successful campaigner, her work with Sustain, how we can make fairer food supply chains, her new book ' Re-Bugging the Planet', and lots, lots more.. 
     
    Podcast Sponsors: 
    NFU Cymru - for more information please visit www.nfu-cymru.org.uk
    LG is a brand of plant breeders Limagrain; a farmer owned co-op dedicated to developing new varieties of arable, forage & amenity seeds for farmers and growers - www.lgseeds.co.uk
    Are you tired of hunting through papers to find a key bit of information and struggling with cumbersome farm software?
    Fieldmargin makes it easy to keep track of your farm wherever you are.
    With fieldmargin's mobile and web apps you have a digital farm map, field work, livestock grazing records and scouting notes at your fingertips. All your information is backed up to the cloud and shared with your team so everyone is on the same page. It even works offline.
    To find out more and get started for free go to fieldmargin.com/rockandroll. Plans start at £3.75 per month and you can get 20% off your first year with the code 'ROCKANDROLL'."

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
131 Ratings

131 Ratings

alfietrott ,

Awesome rock and roll farming

Talking to farmers in the uk.

Llyr Derwydd ,

Fun, entertaining and informative

What a great pod cast to listen in the tractor cab! 👍

864fgn ,

Entertaining & educational

Keep them coming, thanks

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