Beans, canines and Farming Support – New Talking Heads episodes

Be inspired by real-life stories of rural entrepreneurship and community with the latest season of the Women In Farming Network’s Talking Heads series.

This Autumn, we have teamed up with another sparkling cast of rural women to share their unique and fascinating stories from the countryside.

You will hear about the success of a local bean-based snack enterprise, find out how a cunning canine diversification project is paying off and get insights into the invaluable work of a farming support charity.

Self-shot on-location, our next Talking Heads episodes are captured in a refreshingly raw format by individuals who have kindly given their time to support Women In Farming.

How to tune in

Our next Talking Heads episodes will be posted first on the dates and times listed below, on our Yorkshire Women In Farming Facebook group, a private community to keep likeminded individuals connected year-round.  You can request to join the Yorkshire Women in Farming Facebook group via this link.

Each episode will then be shared on the Yorkshire Agricultural Society website and our social media channels at a later date.

Here’s our Autumn 2022 line-up

Daisy Barnes, Wednesday 26th October 2022, 11am

Daisy is Head of Marketing at The Honest Bean Company, a great Yorkshire food business with strong farming connections.

Daisy Barnes

Emma Lund, Wednesday 16th November 2022 at 11am

Emma has developed two dog parks in Ryedale and will share her experience of what’s really involved in doing something new.

Emma Lund

Sally Conner, Wednesday 14th December 2022 at 11am

Sally is RABI’s North East Regional Manager who, as part of a farming family herself, is well qualified to share RABI’s support on the ground.

Sally Conner

Catch up on previous episodes

The Women In Farming Network’s Talking Heads series of has been offering fascinating insights from rural women at the helm of diverse businesses in the Yorkshire countryside since Autumn 2020.

Talking Heads shares honest accounts of entrepreneurialism and all the challenges along the way, from a varied collection of rural voices across the county – all in the spirit of support and celebration.

It’s a chance to hear real-life accounts of what it takes to realise ambitions, overcome obstacles and even some tips about who and where you might to turn to for help along your own career journey.

For all of our Talking Heads episodes to date – click here

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