Farmers Weekly Podcast Episode 78: Pig farmers hit back over crisis and doubt over ELM

In this episode, we examine why the government won’t take the UK pig crisis seriously.

Will Defra’s flagship environmental land management scheme be good for farmers and the countryside? Two experts give their views.

How you can eat better balanced – why meat is an important part of your diet.

On the markets: breeding sheep sales and can beef prices get any higher

And we join the finalists and winners for their big night out at the Farmers Weekly Awards in London.

See also: NFU slams Boris Johnson’s ‘disgraceful’ response to pig crisis


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