Programme Index

Discover 9,972,977 listings and 226,545 playable programmes from the BBC

Farming Today

23/10/19 Illegally imported antibiotics, plums, organic research

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Illegal antibiotics destined for a poultry farm are seized at an airport. We ask why it poses such a risk to farming, and to us.
As part of our week focusing on top fruit, Annabel Dry visits East Malling to meet Dr Julien Lecourt who's leading the research to create Britain's perfect plum.
We hear about a new report by Cranfield University looking into the impact of the UK moving to 100% organic farming.

Presented by Anna Jones and produced by Beatrice Fenton. Show less

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More