Behind the Scenes at BBC Food and Farming Awards 2014
Valentine Warner explores the story behind the Food and Farming Awards 2014.
The first of two-part special on the prestigious BBC Food and Farming Awards - now in its 14th year on Radio 4 and being hosted in Bristol for the first time.
The awards celebrate individuals, businesses and organisations across the UK who produce quality food and change lives.
In this episode Valentine Warner, Chair of the judges, discovers the food, music and animation which all played their part in the 2014 Awards ceremony
Bristol chef Barny Haughton prepares a celebratory meal for the finalists using their own products and recipes.
Valentine also discovers the challenges of representing food in music as David Ogden composes a piece of music for the Awards. And students from the University of the West of England work on representing food in animation.
The BBC is recording and transmitting food-related editions of some of the nation's favourite radio programmes throughout the Bristol Food Connections festival, which takes place from 1 to 11 May.