Beef And Dairy Network

Beef And Dairy Network

www.beefanddairynetwork.com
The number one podcast for those involved or just interested in the production of beef animals and dairy herds. A comedy podcast by Benjamin Partridge.


64 - Goodbye Bimpsie
Oct 18 • 56 min
Natasha Hodgson, Henry Widdicombe, Tom Crowley, Mike Wozniak, Lucy Farrett, Tim Bick and Hal Lublin join us as we say goodbye to Bimpsie.
63 - Michael Banyan, Podcaster
Sep 21 • 50 min
Henry Paker joins us for this episode in which we speak to former bovine poet laureate Michael Banyan, who has started his own podcast.
62 - The Baritones
Aug 26 • 53 min
Amy Gledhill, Chris Cantrill, Sean Morley, Tom Burgess, Jain Edwards, Nicola Redman and Natasha Hodgson join in for this episode in which we catch up with Yvonne Sampson, mother of Talbot the megababy.
#maxfundrive Extra Episode - Ask A Vet
Jul 29 • 21 min
Because it’s #maxfundrive, here’s an extra episode made up of recordings of the “Ask A Vet” section from our live shows recorded in 2019.
61 - International Beef Library
Jul 20 • 50 min
We’re joined by Gareth Gwynn, Mike Wozniak, Gemma Arrowsmith, Tom Crowley, Tim Bick, Pernille Haaland and Linnea Sage as we find out about the latest goings on at the International Beef Library.
60 - Tilly and Davey
Jun 24 • 48 min
Isy Suttie, Emily Lloyd-Saini and Anna Leong Brophy join in for this episode in which we grapple with the education system. Is the UK failing Tilly and Davey?
59 - New Beef Call Number
May 25 • 46 min
Mike Wozniak, Rhodri Viney, Dave Cribb, Charlie Hopkinson, Tim Bick, Nadia Kamil, Gemma Arrowsmith, Tom Crowley and Sammy Graham join in for this episode where we reveal the new number to call our weekly live quiz webstream, Beef Call.
58 - Organic Farming
Apr 20 • 34 min
Humphrey Ker, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Henry Paker, Tom Crowley, Gemma Arrowsmith and Tim Bick join in as we mark International Organic Farming Week. Including a poetry exclusive from Michael Banyan. By Benjamin Partridge, Humphrey Ker, Margaret…
57 - Introducing… Bimpsie!
Mar 22 • 46 min
Jason Mantzoukas, Natasha Hodgson, Jesse Thorn, Lucy Farrett and Tim Bick join in as we give the podcast a revamp and interview one of the most famous artists and futurists working today. By Benjamin Partridge, Jason Mantzoukas, Natasha Hodgson and Lucy…
56 - The End Of The World
Feb 16 • 42 min
Heather Anne Campbell, Nick Wiger, Sarah Campbell, Moujan Zolfaghari, Jordan Morris, Tom Neenan and Tom Crowley all join in for this episode in which we learn about the end of the world. By Benjamin Partridge, Heather Anne Campbell, Nick Wiger, Sarah…
55 - Bob Trescothick
Jan 19 • 37 min
Mike Wozniak joins in as we get to the bottom of why Bob Trescothick wasn’t at the annual Ken Bicton memorial pig run. By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Wozniak, Elis James and Henry Paker. Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com and Soundrangers/Pond5.com
54 - Beefhead Day
Dec 18, 2019 • 38 min
We celebrate Beefhead Day by speaking to Professor James Harcombe about its true origins. Plus new music from Paul Paul. By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Shephard, Kat Sadler, Catherine Brinkworth, Max Davis, Rhodri Viney and Eugene Capper. Stock media…
53 - Lesley Clocks
Nov 17, 2019 • 40 min
Freya Parker joins in for this episode in which we speak to Lesley Clocks, the sister of Kenrin Clocks, who was badly injured on a Danish Hog Farm. By Benjamin Partridge, Freya Parker, Sarah Dempster, Moujan Zolfaghari, Nick Wiger, Heather Campbell, Jake…
52 - Tusk Henderson
Oct 20, 2019 • 23 min
Nick Offerman joins in for this episode in which we speak to celebrity adventurer Tusk Henderson about the recent revelations about his personal and professional lives. By Benjamin Partridge and Nick Offerman. Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com…
51 - Live At The European Barn Doors And Gates Expo
Sep 22, 2019 • 36 min
Dave Cribb, Mike Wozniak, Nadia Kamil and Mike Bubbins join us for this live episode, recorded at this year’s European Barn Doors And Gates Expo. By Benjamin Partridge, Dave Cribb, Mike Wozniak, Nadia Kamil and Mike Bubbins.
#PODSTRIKE - Gary Burglar from Mitchell’s Europe
Sep 20, 2019 • 15 min
Beef And Dairy Network Podcast is supporting the global climate strike on Friday 20th September 2019, organised by Greta Thunberg and the UK Student Climate Network. We speak to Gary Burglar, head of sales at Mitchell’s Europe, about an exclusive discount…
50 - Your Host’s Fiftieth Episode
Aug 18, 2019 • 31 min
Mike Wozniak, Tom Crowley and Sian Harries join in for this episode which mark’s your host’s fiftieth in the host’s chair. By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Wozniak, Tom Crowley and Sian Harries. Thanks to everyone who called the Beef And Dairy Network…
49 - The Beef Hop
Jul 21, 2019 • 45 min
Josie Long and Sophie Duker join in for this episode, in which we examine the latest dance craze: the Beef Hop. By Benjamin Partridge, Josie Long and Sophie Duker. Music: Do The Beef Hop – Adam Flare feat. Dogman. Find more of Adam Flare’s music here:…
48 - Maureen Andrews
Jun 23, 2019 • 33 min
Christine Nangle joins in for this episode, in which we speak to one of the winner’s from last week’s edition of Beef Call. By Benjamin Partridge and Christine Nangle. Thanks to Tom Crowley and Geoff Lloyd. Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com and…
47 – Too Much Milk?
May 19, 2019 • 42 min
Jake Yapp, Amy Gledhill and Tom Neenan join in for this episode, in which we ask, can you have too much milk? By Benjamin Partridge, Jake Yapp, Amy Gledhill and Tom Neenan. Thanks to Helen Zaltzman, Martin Austwick, Laura Grimshaw and Luke Doran for…
46 - Eli Roberts In Korea
Apr 21, 2019 • 58 min
Mike Bubbins and Ed Gamble join in for this episode, in which we hear about Eli Roberts’s move to Korea. By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Bubbins and Ed Gamble. Thanks to Helen Zaltzman and Cecilia Chun. Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com and…
45 - Buying A Bull
Mar 22, 2019 • 34 min
It’s MaxFunDrive! So please isit maximumfun.org/donate to support the podcast! Freya Parker and Daniel Rigby join in for this episode, which provides a guide to buying a bull. By Benjamin Partridge, Freya Parker and Daniel Rigby. Stock media provided by…
44 - Michael Banyan Comes Home
Feb 17, 2019 • 33 min
Henry Paker, Lucy Farrett and Mike Wozniak join in for this episode, in which we speak to Michael Banyan, who has returned to the UK after his period of exile in Spain. By Benjamin Partridge and Henry Paker Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com and…
43 - Bunny Stone
Jan 20, 2019 • 21 min
London Hughes joins in for this episode, in which we speak to Bunny Stone, one of the world’s most successful Instagram influencers. By Benjamin Partridge and London Hughes. Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com and Soundrangers/Pond5.com
42 - The Ballad Of Parsnip Flendercroft
Dec 17, 2018 • 38 min
Freya Parker, Mike Wozniak, Max Davis, Jenny Laville, Henry Paker, Mike Shephard, Tom Crowley and Gemma Arrowsmith join in for this special documentary about former Bovine Farmers’ Union bursar Parsnip Flendercroft. Music: “Kitten” “Por Supuesto” “Morels”…
41 - Beefy Boy
Nov 18, 2018 • 43 min
Matt Lees and Gareth Gwynn join in for this episode, in which we visit the International Beef Library and play an original copy of the videogame Beefy Boy. By Benjamin Partridge, Matt Lees and Gareth Gwynn. Includes music by Ozzed (Ozzed.net) licensed…
40 - Beef Call
Oct 21, 2018 • 31 min
Max Davis, Shivani Thussu, Anna Leong Brophy and Mike Wozniak join in for this episode which is an edition of Beef Call, the Network’s weekly live quiz webstream. By Max Davis, Shivani Thussu, Anna Leong Brophy and Mike Wozniak. Thanks to Tom Crowley.…
39 - Live At London Agrimedia Con 2018
Sep 23, 2018 • 40 min
Dave Cribb, Mike Wozniak, Nadia Kamil and Tawny Newsome join us for this live episode, recorded at this year’s London Agrimedia Con. By Benjamin Partridge, Dave Cribb, Mike Wozniak, Nadia Kamil and Tawny Newsome. Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com
38 - Rev Hillary Block
Aug 19, 2018 • 36 min
Matthew Crosby, Gemma Arrowsmith and Tom Crowley join in for this episode in which we talk to a priest whose views about the life of Jesus threaten to turn Christianity on its head. We also hear about the seemingly unstoppable progress of the Church Of…
37 - Lamb Therapy
Jul 22, 2018 • 35 min
Rachel Parris, Shivani Thussu, Tom Neenan and Nigel Crowle join in for this episode in which we react to the latest UK Meat Attitudes Survey, which shows a marked increase in the use of lamb amongst young professionals. By Benjamin Partridge, Shivani…
36 - Beef Encounters
Jun 17, 2018 • 47 min
Cariad Lloyd, Mike Wozniak and Elis James join in for this episode which looks at a success story arising from Beef Encounters, our beef and dairy industry focused dating app. By Benjamin Partridge, Cariad Lloyd, Mike Wozniak and Elis James. Thanks to…
35 – Professor James Harcombe
May 20, 2018 • 33 min
Episode 35 – Professor James Harcombe Mike Shephard joins in for this episode in which we speak to Professor James Harcombe, a military historian with a special interest in the contribution of cows in war. By Benjamin Partridge and Mike Shephard. Stock…
34 - Lucy Bonham
Apr 23, 2018 • 24 min
Celeste Dring joins in for this episode in which we speak to Lucy Bonham, an events planner who is organizing this year’s British Beef Council Annual Dinner and Barn Dance. By Benjamin Partridge and Celeste Dring. Thanks to Tom Crowley. Music: Simple Duet…
33 - Redeeming Eli, Part 3
Apr 5, 2018 • 40 min
The final part of our Redeeming Eli mini-series. “Is he talced?” By Benjamin Partridge and Mike Bubbins. Thanks to Tom Crowley. #maxfundrive maximumfun.org/donate Music credit: Oh Holy Night Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons:…
Ray Moss: No Stone Unturned
Mar 30, 2018 • 33 min
A taster of a new BBC podcast mini-series from Beef and Dairy Network creator Benjamin Partridge. To listen to more Ray Moss, subscribe to BBC Radio 1’s Kench podcast: https://podcasts.files.bbci.co.uk/p061rg3q.rss
32 - Redeeming Eli, Part 2
Feb 25, 2018 • 40 min
The second in a new mini-series from the Beef And Dairy Network. “Why would a man from the south of Wales in his sixties come all the way to London with nothing but a train ticket and a lump hammer to kill a perfect stranger?” By Benjamin Partridge, Mike…
31 - Redeeming Eli, Part 1
Jan 21, 2018 • 51 min
The first in a new mini-series from the Beef And Dairy Network. “Life is a struggle, life is dog eat dog. Right? I will eat a dog. I have eaten a dog.” By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Bubbins, Melangell Dolma, Chris Corcoran, Nadia Kamil and Rhodri Viney.…
30 - Phillip Mushroom
Dec 18, 2017 • 27 min
Daniel Rigby joins in for this episode in which we speak to Phillip Mushroom, one of Britain’s most well loved television actors. We’re also treated to some new music from singer-songwriter Paul Paul. By Benjamin Partridge, Daniel Rigby and Rhodri Viney.…
29 - Professor Colin Plenty
Nov 19, 2017 • 33 min
Kevin Eldon joins in for this episode in which we speak to Professor Colin Plenty from the British Farming Rare Breeds Society about the recent sighting of the rare pygmy cow. 
 By Benjamin Partridge, Kevin Eldon and everyone who phoned the Beef and Dairy…
28 - Roy Gluck Jr.
Oct 22, 2017 • 27 min
Andy Daly joins in for this episode in which we speak to Roy Gluck Jr., the CEO of fast food restaurant Burgers Barrel, about the difficulties the company is having trying to open a restaurant in the UK. By Benjamin Partridge and Andy Daly. Music: Teddy…
27 - Live At The British Beefmen’s Luncheon
Sep 24, 2017 • 52 min
Episode 27 – Live At The British Beefman’s Luncheon Mike Wozniak, Nadia Kamil, Henry Paker and Dave Cribb join in for this month’s episode which is an edited recording of a live show performed at the annual British Beefman’s Luncheon at the London…
26 - Michael Banyan In Exile
Aug 20, 2017 • 37 min
Henry Paker and Theresa Thorn join in for this episode, an exclusive interview with Michael Banyan, the former bovine poet laureate who mysteriously disappeared earlier this year. By Benjamin Partridge and Henry Paker. Thanks to Theresa Thorn. Stock media…
25 - Les Cheese’s Heart
Jul 23, 2017 • 27 min
Tom Neenan and Tom Crowley join in for this episode in which we speak to Dr Sam Archer about why the National Health Service is refusing to treat Les Cheese after his double heart attack. By Benjamin Partridge, Tom Neenan and Tom Crowley. Stock media…
24 - Wendy Axminster
Jun 20, 2017 • 29 min
Katy Wix joins in for this episode in which we speak to Wendy Axminster who is starring a new big budget stage musical. We also have details of a sweeping product recall from Mitchell’s. By Benjamin Partridge, Katy Wix and Dave Cribb. Stock media provided…
23 - 75th Anniversary Special
May 21, 2017 • 22 min
It’s the Beef And Dairy Network’s 75th birthday. To celebrate, we take a look back into our archive with the help of new B&DN archivist Alex Neon. 
 By Benjamin Partridge, Gareth Gwynn, Nadia Kamil, Tom Crowley, Molly Beth White, Tom Neenan and Sarah…
22 – Michael “Frank” Franklinson
Apr 23, 2017 • 23 min
Mike Wilmot and Mike Wozniak join in for this episode which features an interview with Canadian entrepreneur Michael “Frank” Franklinson, who has invented a new way to combine beef and dairy. By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Wilmot and Mike Wozniak. Thanks to…
21 - The Church Of Eli
Mar 20, 2017 • 44 min
Ed Gamble, Mike Bubbins and John Rutledge join in for this episode which features an interview with Phillip Seastram, formerly of the Food Standards Agency, and Eli Roberts, who has started a new venture. By Benjamin Partridge, Ed Gamble, Mike Bubbins and…
20 - Lamb Investigation Special
Feb 19, 2017 • 32 min
Rose Matafeo, Tom Neenan, Jesse Thorn, Tom Crowley and Nigel Crowle join in this month for a lamb investigation documentary feature special. By Benjamin Partridge, Rose Matafeo, Jesse Thorn, Tom Crowley and Nigel Crowle. Music: Wedding Etude #1 by Brett…
19 - Michael Banyan
Jan 22, 2017 • 27 min
Henry Paker joins in for this episode which features an interview with Bovine Poet Laureate, Michael Banyan. We also hear some of your letters on the topic of cows’ eyes. By Benjamin Partridge and Henry Paker. Thanks to Beth Eyre. Lid Licker poem by Rob…
18 - Munich Special
Dec 18, 2016 • 18 min
This episode comes from Munich in Germany, where pork is king. We also pay tribute to those who have left us in 2016, including previous guest Dr David Pin. By Benjamin Partridge. Thanks to Daniel Rigby, Jessica Ransom, Mike Wozniak and Nadia Kamil.…
17 - Boffo’s Cow Circus
Nov 20, 2016 • 26 min
Greg Davies joins us for this month’s episode, as we bag an exclusive interview with the founder of Boffo’s Cow Circus, Boffo. By Benjamin Partridge and Greg Davies. Thanks to Tom Crowley, Max Davis, Catherine Paskell, Tom Neenan, Lloyd Langford, Elis…
16 - Live At The London Agriculture Festival
Oct 23, 2016 • 33 min
Josie Long, Mike Wozniak, Tom Crowley and Martin Austwick join in for this month’s episode, which was recorded live in front of an audience at the London Agriculture Festival. By Benjamin Partridge, Mike Wozniak, Josie Long and Martin Austwick with thanks…
15 - Eli Roberts Goes Legit
Sep 27, 2016 • 30 min
Mike Bubbins joins us for this month’s episode in which we hear how Eli Roberts has started a new business. By Benjamin Partridge and Mike Bubbins. Thanks to Sarah Morgan, Tonya Prewitt, Randall Cooper, Jamie Bradley, James Garrison, Nathaniel Metcalfe…
14 - A Matter Of Life And Death
Aug 21, 2016 • 17 min
In this month’s episode we hear a strange message recieved on the Network answerphone. By Benjamin Partridge with thanks to Gemma Arrowsmith, Mike Wozniak, Tom Crowley, Nadia Kamil. Music: Disquiet Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative…
13 - Rio Special
Jul 25, 2016 • 24 min
Miles Jupp joins in with this month’s Rio special, recorded in Rio De Janeiro ahead of the Olympic games. By Benjamin Partridge and Miles Jupp with thanks to Helen Zaltzmann, Mariana Maioline, Felipe Galvao, Vanessa Del Negri, Regina Souza, Marina De…
12 - Timothy Van Lindqvist & Paul Paul
Jun 19, 2016 • 22 min
Tom Crowley joins in this month as we hear about how Timothy Van Lindqvist lost his cow. We also premiere a new track from Paul Paul to celebrate the announcement of his first major tour of the USA. By Benjamin Partridge and Tom Crowley with thanks to…
11 - Cliff Trent-Roberts
May 22, 2016 • 19 min
Mike Wozniak joins in for this month’s episode in which we do some cooking with TV’s “Mr Beef”, Cliff Trent-Roberts. By Benjamin Partridge and Mike Wozniak. Music: “Morning Mist” Brett Van Donsel Stock media provided by Setuniman/Pond5.com and…
10 - Gina Craig
Apr 24, 2016 • 17 min
Celia Pacquola, Nadia Kamil and Tom Neenan join in for this month’s episode in which we talk to Dr Sam Archer about how dangerous lamb really is before talking to Gina Craig, a resident of Boogoo Springs, South Australia, about how the world’s first cow…
We’ve Joined Maximum Fun!
Apr 18, 2016 • 1 min
A little message to let you know that we’ve joined Maximum Fun. You can find them at maximumfun.org Beef out x
9 - Teresa Beckton
Mar 21, 2016 • 17 min
Josie Long joins in as we respond to the findings of the UK Meat Attitudes Survey by speaking to youth worker Teresa Beckton, and announce a competition in which you could win a 4GB USB Key. By Benjamin Partridge and Josie Long with thanks to Cariad…
8 - Eli Roberts Investigation
Feb 21, 2016 • 18 min
Ed Gamble and Mike Bubbins join in with this month’s episode in which we hear from Phillip Seastram of the Food Standards Agency and do some investigation at the home of Eli Roberts, formerly of Roberts Slaughterhouse. By Benjamin Partridge, Ed Gamble and…
7 - Yoghurt Special
Jan 24, 2016 • 17 min
Katy Wix joins in with our yoghurt special. We talk to GP Dr. Sam Archer about sell by dates and former child star Wendy Axminster about her campaign to raise awareness of the poor treatment of child actors by the dairy industry. By Benjamin Partridge,…
6 - The Cumberfeld Cow Disaster & Paul Paul
Dec 21, 2015 • 13 min
In this month’s episode we look back at the Cumberfeld Cow Disaster of 2010 and also premiere the new single from singer-songwriter Paul Paul. By Benjamin Partridge with thanks to Rhodri Viney, Richard Elfyn, Katy Wix, Sara Lloyd-Gregory, Mike Wozniak,…
5 - Dustin France
Nov 22, 2015 • 14 min
Mike Wozniak joins in as we hear from modern comedian Dustin France, in the wake of his disastrous performance at the British Beef Council Annual Dinner and Barn Dance. We also hear the results of a poll of network members about their favourite beef meal.…
4 - Eli Roberts
Oct 21, 2015 • 12 min
Mike Bubbins joins in this month as we hear from slaughterhouse owner Eli Roberts about how he ensures the safety of his staff and there’s also news about the upcoming British Beef Council Annual Dinner and Barn Dance. By Benjamin Partridge and Mike…
3 - Gareth Belge
Sep 24, 2015 • 13 min
Henry Paker joins in this episode in which we tackle the issue of whether it’s strange that we drink the milk of another species, and interview Hollywood bovine actor wrangler Gareth Belge. By Benjamin Partridge and Henry Paker. Stock media provided by…
2 - A Tribute To Paul Kitesworthy
Aug 27, 2015 • 9 min
We tackle the issue of whether children know enough about where food comes from and we say goodbye to network founder Paul Kitesworthy. By Benjamin Partridge with thanks to Nadia Kamil, Mike Wozniak, Jack Bernhardt, Gareth Gwynn, Sian Harries, Henry Paker…
1 - Dr David Pin
Jul 22, 2015 • 11 min
Mike Wozniak joins in for this month’s episode in which we interview Dr David Pin from the European Space Agency and hear your letters about getting too attached to meat beasts. By Benjamin Partridge and Mike Wozniak. Stock media provided by…