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The Pasture Pod

Jul 31, 2021

If a life lived in fear is a life half lived then Tim has a double life #pasturearithmetic.  One of the founders and drivers of the Exlana breed he loves breeding and statistics .... what are the chances of that?  The Exlana sale is on Tuesday 3rd August. Checkout their website https://www.exlana.co.uk/sales

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Jul 8, 2021

Recorded when Jamie was 38 years old, this week Jamie has his 40th birthday.  We didn't talk that long rather the editor is well rubbish.

Jamie is from Shetland and has made great strides in his farming business despite being in a challenging environment.  He is also the most northerly Fodder Beet grower in the world...


Feb 24, 2020

Not all heroes wear capes some have a buzz cut and speak Welsh.  Rhys may be the most succesful first generation farmer I know but I still want to be a little vague just in case any of the other first generation farmers I know think it might be them instead.

There are around five people in this world I've learnt most...


Nov 27, 2019

Five months later than it should have been but Murray is worth waiting for.  A New Zealander of great enthusiasm, I got up with him the night before a Soil Association Scotland "Paddock Grazing for Profit" day. The Soil Association Scotland do a whole range of days on lots of topics (see here)

Murray was a key person...


May 11, 2019

Born and raised on the right side of the Fen and far enough away from the smell of cabbages in Lincolnshire, Liz Genever grew up to be a significant driver of knowledge transfer in England. 

A force of nature within AHDB Beef & Lamb for a number of years, she was key to helping get the Ram Compare and