James Rebanks: Life as a Lake District shepherd

The writer and farmer James Rebanks says being a shepherd makes him feel part of a Lake District culture and history going back hundreds of years.

In his book - English Pastoral - he advocates for a better kind of farming that is more sustainable and environmentally responsible. HARDtalk's Stephen Sackur went to visit him on his farm in Cumbria to talk about his ideas.

Watch the full interview on BBC iPlayer (UK only)

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