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About Will Evans

I host and produce Rock & Roll Farming Podcast where I talk to different people involved in agriculture every week all about the cool and interesting things they're doing!

The Big Issues

Farmer Mark Lea on taking the unconventional route

One of the best things about hosting this podcast is getting the chance to speak to people like organic farmer…

Farm Diaries

Rock & Roll Farming with BBC legend Charlotte Smith

It’s not every day that you get to interview your broadcasting hero, but that’s what I did this week! Charlotte Smith…

Farm Diaries

A rare breed: From investment banking to farming

Jan McCourt has led quite the life. From travelling the world as an investment banker in the 80s and 90s,…

The Big Issues

She who dares, farms

Stella Owen talks all about the ‘She Who Dares Farms’ conference, how it all initially came about, and how she…

Food Files

Crafty Maltsters: The farmers growing and malting heritage barley

Wouldn’t it be cool to grow and malt your own barley for beer or whisky on your farm? Alison Milne…

The Big Issues

Carbon Cowboys: The US ranchers choosing regenerative agriculture

Film director Peter Byck talks about Carbon Cowboys, his series of short films about US ranchers turning to regenerative agriculture…

Farm Diaries

How one woman’s love for spice led to a chilli farm

What do you do when you develop a taste for spicy food, but can’t find any locally? Start your own chilli…

The Big Issues

Listen more, shout less: Confronting racism in agriculture

It feels like the world is on fire at the moment, and everyone has an opinion to share on the…

Farm Diaries

When Will met Ben: Farm podcasters talk running and mental heath

Ben Eagle and I have a LOT in common. We both produce and host our own farming podcast for a…

The Big Issues

Helping ex-service men and women into farming

Will Evans talks to Jeremy Gibbs of ‘Forces Farming’, which aims to help ex-service men and women find employment in…

The Big Issues

George Monbiot talks injustice, land reform and journalism

Will Evans talks to environmental journalist and campaigner, George Monbiot. Will says; “We talk about his early love of nature,…

Farm Diaries

Rock & Roll Farming: Never trust an ostrich egg

Nick Grayson talks about taking over the family farm at the age of just 23 after his father was diagnosed…

Farm Diaries

From philosopher to regenerative farmer, with Adam Driver

Adam and Will talk about his journey from studying philosophy in London, to committed regenerative agriculture advocate. Adam has a…

The Big Issues

Coming out and getting on – Lydia Slack tells her story

Listen as I talk to the inspirational Lydia Slack about how she struggled to come to terms with her sexuality,…

The Big Issues

Heavy lies the corona – Rock & Roll Farming with Minette Batters

Rock & Roll Farming is back baby! And who else could I start off again with but farmer and President…

The Big Issues

‘Rearing to Go’: The mental health workshop for farmers

Peter and Paula Hynes are back on Rock & Roll Farming to talk about the Rearing to Go mental health…