First Time Farmers

First Time Farmers

Series 1 - Episode 4

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Summary

The documentary focuses on the stories of young people who don't come from farming backgrounds but are determined to get into the business. Bunny Sear from Bedfordshire is a first-year student at the Royal Agricultural College in Gloucestershire and already knows how to drive a tractor, cart corn and judge stock. Shepherd Henry Riley from the Cotswolds oversees a flock of 500 ewes with the help of two sheepdogs, while Somerset-based Will Gardner must learn how to take care of the cows during calving season when his boss injures himself.
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