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Farming Today This Week

Charlotte Smith meets farmers battling against the elements to plant out crops in the hope of a good harvest. At the Royal Agricultural College in Cirencester soil scientist Dr John Conway explains the damage being caused to our soil and how this affects farming. And farm manager Tom Overbury tells Charlotte about how the bad weather means they are pulling up crops and re-planting them.

Presented by Charlotte Smith and produced by Emma Weatherill.

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27 minutes

Last on

Sat 16 Mar 2013 06:30