A pig farmer and an agriculture student have been crowned Britain’s Sexiest Farmers.
The winning duo beat strong competition from 300-plus entries to take the two top spots in this unique Farmers Weekly competition.
The contest, supported by The Original Muck Boot Company, saw How To Look Good Naked guru Gok Wan help the judges whittle down the entries to the 10-strong shortlist, with the two overall winners decided by a public vote.
“Farmers most definitely are sexy.”
The competition has been a lot fun, but had a serious side and is helping put farming firmly centre stage. It’s captured the imagination of the world’s media, with newspapers, websites and broadcast outlets covering it – helping debunk the myth that agriculture is an old-fashioned and stuffy industry.
“I’ve never let a rugged exterior put me off and farmers are definitely no exception to this rule,” said Gok. “Farmers most definitely are sexy.