The Yorkshire Shepherdess

By Ben Eagle
6th December 2022
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Ben Eagle speaks to Amanda Owen, who is probably one of the most recognised farmers in the UK, having appeared on most of the main tv channels in series like The Dales and Our Yorkshire Farm, which has become one of Channel 5s most popular programmes, attracting over 3 million viewers. They talk about life in the Yorkshire Dales, sheep and having feet in farming, but also writing and television, and how Amanda navigates through this.


About Ben Eagle

Ben is a rural affairs journalist and podcaster. He blogs at and presents and produces the Meet the Farmers podcast and Rural Business Focus podcast.


Image Credit: Amanda Owen