Farmers Weekly Podcast Episode 75: Glyphosate, Clarkson & opera singing

In this episode, a glyphosate shortage is causing havoc for growers trying to get autumn crops in the ground.

TV star Jeremy Clarkson says he Backs British Farming Day – as the NFU launches a report on UK self-sufficiency.

See also: Jeremy Clarkson Q&A on farming – the best bits

In a double dose of dairy stories, we examine plans to boost dairy exports.

And we hear from the dairy co-op helping its producers get to net zero.

And we meet the opera singer who left the stage to rear calves.


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