The farming industry is in rude health as a result of the enthusiasm and talent of British young farmers, according to Matt Baker. 

Speaking after the Farmers Weekly Awards ceremony (6 Oct), the Countryfile presenter talked about his role as president of the Federation of Young Farmers Clubs.

“The enthusiasm that’s in the members and the talent that’s there is really exciting,” he said.

It does mean change for the industry, but “you have to move with the times and don’t fight it”, said Mr Baker.

Listen to the full version of what Matt Baker had to say below: