Local farmer wins prestigious BBC Food & Farming Award

Outstanding Farmer of the YearCongratulations to Neil Darwent of Lordswood Farms who has won Outstanding Farmer of the Year in the BBC Radio 4 Food & Farming Awards 2014. Neil (centre) is pictured with judges including Adam Henson (right) presenter on BBC’s Countryfile programme. Neil received the award in recognition of ‘Free Range Dairy’, a farmer led initiative to promote the value of milk from pasture.

Click on the following link to listen to the broadcast of the awards: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03nycpj