Farming Week, The

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19880102]takes a new direction in 1988 and each week visits a different county to discuss the farming and meet the people. The series is presented by Allan Wright who this week returns to his native Dumfriesshire. BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880102] Presented By: Allan Wright
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880109]continues its tour of the British countryside and this week visits Oxfordshire and calls in on the prestigious Oxford Farming Conference.|Presented and produced by Allan Wright BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880109] Produced By: Allan Wright
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880116]visits Essex. Allan Wright begins his tour at the giant|Ford-New Holland tractor plant at Basildon and then meets up with his guide to Essex, farmer Phil Cottis.|Produced by the AGRICULTURAL UNIT BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880116] Unknown: Allan Wright|Unknown: Phil Cottis.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880123]Farmers, bankers, auctioneers and huntsmen tell the agricultural story of Leicestershire.|Presented and produced by Allan Wright BBC Pebble Mill
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19880130]comes from Gloucestershire where Vic Hughes , the Principal of the Royal Agricultural College at|Cirencester acts as county guide for Allan Wright.|Produced by the AGRICULTURAL UNIT BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880130] Unknown: Vic Hughes|Unknown: Allan Wright.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900106] Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900120] Unknown: Graham Harvey|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900127] Unknown: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900203] Unknown: Richard Wright|Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900317] Unknown: John Walton|Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900331] Producer: David Dixon|Editor: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900414] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Unknown: Henry Yates|Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900505]Why farmers do what they do... an Essex farm throws open its gates to the politicians and the opinion formers. Plus, one year on from Hyde Park, Richard Sanders asks: does anybody remember? Producer Tim Finney BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900505] Unknown: Richard Sanders|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900505] Unknown: Richard Sanders|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900512]In the first of three programmes on agriculture in Eastern|Europe, Oliver Walston reports from Poland and East Germany. Producer Tim Finney BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900512] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900512] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900519]Why do growers ignore the lucrative restaurant trade?|Henrietta Green reports. Presenter David Addis. Editor Tim Finney BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900519] Unknown: Henrietta Green|Presenter: David Addis.|Editor: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900519] Unknown: Henrietta Green|Presenter: David Addis.|Editor: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900526]In Zimbabwe farmers are turning to fuel crops and in Israel they are putting pedometers on their cows....|Producer David Dixon Editor Tim Finney BBC Pebble Mill
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900616] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Presenter: David Addis.|Editor: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900707] Producer: Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19901208] Producer: Tim Finney.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19901229] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Unknown: St Lawrence River.|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910105]A report on the Oxford Farming Conference. Producer Tim Finney

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Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910112]Producer Tim Finney

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Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910119]Poultry-keeping in Africa, sugar in the West Indies and Bali cattle in South East Asia. Presented by George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon

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Presented By: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910119] Presented By: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910126]Producer Tim Fmney

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Producer: Tim Fmney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910126] Producer: Tim Fmney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910323]Presented by George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon

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Presented By: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910330]Farming and the new food safety rules. Producer Tim Fmney

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Producer: Tim Fmney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910406]Farmers and Food A four-part monthly series in conjunction with BBC Good Food magazine. 1: George and Amanda Streatfeild and their|Dorset pigs and hams. Producer Tim Finney

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Unknown: Amanda Streatfeild|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910406] Unknown: Amanda Streatfeild|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910413]From pig fairs to fresh produce fairs, via a day with a vet specialising in natural and homeopathic medicines.|Producer Richard Sanders

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Producer: Richard Sanders
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910518]Nepalese farmers come off the chemical treadmill; sweet pork in Cuba; and why aid projects often fail. With George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon

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Unknown: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910608]Richard Sanders reports from leafy Surrey on a parish struggling to stay rural in the face of endless diversification.|Producer Richard Sanders

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Producer: Richard Sanders
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910615]How are farmers surviving in the Soviet Union, and why are Cumbrian farmers selling their walls?|Presented and produced by Carol Trewin.

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Produced By: Carol Trewin.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910615] Produced By: Carol Trewin.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910622]Presented and produced by Tim Finney.

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Produced By: Tim Finney.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910622] Produced By: Tim Finney.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910706]Live reports from the Royal Show on the country's farming and food. Producers Carol Trewin and Richard Sanders

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Producers: Carol Trewin|Producers: Richard Sanders
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910706] Producers: Carol Trewin|Producers: Richard Sanders
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910810]Malawian women farmers grow more nutritious food for their children;|Vietnamese pigs acquire a sweet tooth; and in Pakistan, farmers take out loans for carpets and milk. With George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon

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Unknown: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19911005]How poor farmers in Brazil are struggling to defend their livelihoods; and how farmers are being helped to develop sustainable farming systems in the dry, marginal areas of eastern Kenya.|With George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon

Contributors

Unknown: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19911012]Oliver Walston visits the former East Germany to investigate how farming there is changing in post cold war times.|Producer Carol Trewin

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Unknown: Oliver Walston|Producer: Carol Trewin
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911012] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Producer: Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19911214]This week: agroforestry in Costa Rica, fish farming in Bangladesh and woman-power in Kenya.|With George MacPherson. Producer David Dixon

Contributors

Unknown: George MacPherson.|Producer: David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19911228]Richard Sanders reports from Surrey on a parish struggling to stay rural in the face of diversification. Producer Richard Sanders

Contributors

Producer: Richard Sanders
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920104]Farmers' Any Questions? from the Romney Marshes. Producer Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920111]Producer Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920208]A Brush with the Law|Next Friday sees the introduction in the House of Commons of a Private|Member's Bill that would outlaw cruelty to wild animals. This would effectively ban fox hunting, beagling and other field sports. David Addis looks not at the emotional arguments but at the practical effects on the countryside of such a bill. Producer David Addis
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920208] Unknown: David Addis|Producer: David Addis
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920215]Highland sporting estates are under threat from|Brussels, London and hill-walkers. Euan Mcllwraith looks at the second highland clearances as sheep, deer and men are removed from hills and glens in Scotland. Producer Euan Mcllwraith
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920215] Unknown: Euan McLlwraith|Producer: Euan McLlwraith
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920222]Permaculture takes off in India; rabbits improve farm incomes in China; and fisheries benefit the landless of Bangladesh.|With George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920229]Reports from the annual European Agricultural Outlook conference in London. Presented and produced by Richard Sanders.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920229] Produced By: Richard Sanders.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920314]Oliver Walston continues his journey around hill farms in England,|Scotland, Ireland and Wales.|Producer Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920321]Women in fanning is this week's theme women play a vital role in feeding the world.|With George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920404]A green-wellied dating agency, novel uses for linseed, bubbling optimism from farm students - and more. Producer Richard Sanders
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920509]Presented and produced by Richard Sanders.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920516]Live from the 1992 Hyde Park Festival of Food and Farming, with Tim Finney.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920516] Unknown: Tim Finney.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920523]Presented and produced by Tim Finney.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920718]with Oliver Walston. Producer Carol Trewin
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920718] Unknown: Oliver Walston.|Producer: Carol Trewin
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920725]with Simon Parkes.|Producer Sue Broom
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920725] Unknown: Simon Parkes.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920808]George Macpherson travels through eastern Europe to find out if it is going to be easy for state farms and the large cooperatives to become private units.|Producer David Dixon
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920808] Unknown: George MacPherson|Producer: David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920905]Are farm shops just another form of extra cash, or an irritating stream of visitors? David Addis investigates with reports from England, France, Canada and Germany. Producer Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920905] Unknown: David Addis|Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920919]A look across the fanning world miniature cattle beat the drought in Africa; school leavers promote new farming techniques in Papua New Guinea: and rice pastures help to reclaim degraded land in South America. Presented by George Macpherson. Producer David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19921107]Suzie Emmett goes on the trail of food aid. If you're hungry, it's everything you want. If you're a local grower, foreign grain can put you out of business. Producer Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921107] Unknown: Suzie Emmett|Producer: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921121]Oliver Walston looks at farming in Bolivia, from the mountainous altiplano to slash and burn in the Amazonian jungle. Producer Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19921128]Oliver Walston continues his journey through Bolivia, looking at livestock farming. Producer Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19921205]Contrasting the glossy side of agriculture, as seen at the Royal Smithfield|Show, with man's efforts to keep starvation at bay in parts of the Third World. Producer Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19921212]Henrietta Green looks at how farmers are contributing towards the Christmas feast.|Producer Min Raisman
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19921226]Oliver Walston considers the work of three men who influenced modem British agriculture: Harry Ferguson ,|George Stapledon and Tom Williams.|Producer Carol Trewin
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921226] Unknown: Oliver Walston|Unknown: Harry Ferguson|Unknown: George Stapledon|Unknown: Tom Williams.|Producer: Carol Trewin
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930102]What is the Nuffield Farming Scholarship Trust? Carol Trewin investigates.|Producer Carol Trewin
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930102] Unknown: Carol Trewin|Producer: Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930116]Oliver Walston tests the temperature of farming in Australia, Canada and South Africa.|Producer Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930130]Oliver Dowding looks into sustainable agriculture. Producer Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930130] Unknown: Oliver Dowding|Producer: Tim Finney
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930410]Is countryside stewardship a proper use of public funds? Shouldn't farmers care for the countryside without cash incentives?|Presented and produced by Richard Sanders.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930807]Presented by George Macpherson.|An international programme that looks at forestry and the integration of trees into farming systems around the world. Producer David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930828]Oliver Walston looks at the English wine industry. Is it just a curiosity or a force to be reckoned with? Producer Carol Trewin
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930904]Richard Sanders uncovers the delights in store for Britain's farmers as a new EC session begins in Brussels. Editor Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930904] Unknown: Richard Sanders|Editor: Tim Finney
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930911]George Macpherson learns how families in China have trebled their incomes. Producer David Dixon
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19931016]Where now for the UK's dairy industry? Will the brave new world, with no Milk Marketing Board, give access to a true free market? And what benefit will it be to the consumer? Presented and produced by Richard Sanders.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19931120]Dylan Winter investigates the myth and the reality of the working cowboy's life.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931127]Richard Sanders previews the Royal Smithfield Show.
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