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The Farm Fixer

2012ALL
Times are tough for small family farms. They have been the backbone of the agricultural community for centuries but are now in crisis. They need help. They need to diversify. They need to find new ways to make money. And the clock is ticking.
Starring
Nick Hewer
Genres
UnscriptedDocumentary
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English
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  1. 1. Siobhan Holloway
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    December 1, 2012
    29min
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    Smallholder Siobhan Holloway in Ballynahinch, Co. Down has a flock of rare breed Leicester Longwool sheep. She started a small knitwear business but for her farm to survive it needs to be more than just a hobby.
  2. 2. Mike Frazer - Dexter Beef
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    December 1, 2012
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    Continuing on his quest to save small farms and rural businesses Nick Hewer meets beef farmer Mike Frazer who has a herd of rare breed Irish Dexter cattle.
  3. 3. Pet Crematorium
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    December 1, 2012
    29min
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    Business expert Nick Hewer is back in Northern Ireland to help small farms and rural businesses diversify. This week Nick meets Ian and Karen Matthews who run a pet crematorium on the outskirts of Moira, Co. Down.
  4. 4. Castlewellan Agricultural Show
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    December 1, 2012
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    Business expert Nick Hewer is back in Northern Ireland to offer advice to struggling farms and rural businesses. This week Nick takes on a different sort of challenge as he tries to secure the future of the Castlewellan Agricultural Show.
  5. 5. Breckenhill
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    December 1, 2012
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    Business expert Nick Hewer returns to his Northern Irish roots on a quest to help save small farms and rural businesses. This week Nick turns his attention to Breckenhill in Ballyclare- a rural outdoor pursuits business struggling to survive.
  6. 6. Mount Mills Flax Oil
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    December 1, 2012
    29min
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    Last in series following business expert Nick Hewer on his quest to help small farms diversify. This week Nick meets Jim and Martina Magill in Newry, Co. Down.

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Directors
Claire Small
Network
Filmhub
Amazon Maturity Rating
ALL Kids. Learn more