UK farming

Buckinghamshire's 'crazy old girl' farmer becomes internet star
Family farming a hit - "I find her so funny and I wondered whether that would translate on camera".
Pigs' emotions could be read by new farming technology
New technology has been developed to detect how happy the animals are.

Depression in Farming: "I felt like I was dying without actually dying"

Former farmer Nick Viney recalls mental health challenges after he quit agricultural life.
Poor mental health is emerging as one of the biggest challenges in the farming industry. BBC analysis has revealed that about one agricultural worker a week takes their own life across the UK.
In 2001, Nick Viney from Swanage called time on his own farming career in 2001, a decision which triggered a relapse of clinical depression. Nick is currently the Dorset representative for the Farming Community Network..