Andrew Wear and William HintonAndrew Wear and William Hinton
Mentoring enthusiastic new entrants could help existing sheep farmers bridge a knowledge and labour gap and provide an essential “energy buzz” to help drive their business forward. Somerset sheep farmer Andrew Wear believes mentoring is a two-way street, allowing young farmers to learn from experienced producers and existing farmers to hear new ideas and challenge their thinking. “It does a world of good to explain what you do. It makes you consider stuff and sharpen-up on your system,” says Mr […]