Tales of a Nuffield Scholar Podcasts

Welcome to a Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust podcast series.

Thank you to Wallace Currie 2024 NSch and Howden Rural for all their support.

We are looking to interview Nuffield Scholars across all cohort years, so please let us know if you would like to be included or suggest anyone you would like to hear interviewed by emailing [email protected].


The opinions in these podcasts are those of the individual and not of Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust.

Tales of a Nuffield Scholar with Chris Taylor

Season 1, Episode 3, Wednesday 3 July 2024

Continuing on our Nuffield Alumni Podcast we welcome Chris Taylor. Wallace was lucky enough to watch Chris’s presentation at the conference in Exeter last year! Chris tells his story about not coming from a farming background before taking on a milking job and being hooked! Studying at Harper Adams, BASIS, a Nuffield Scholarship spanning two continents and more has led Chris to his current role as Chief Agronomist at N2 Applied. Chris also sits on the board of Nuffield and is a true advocate for the organisation! Great chat with terrible WiFi and great craic!

Chris Taylor Podcast

Tales of a Nuffield Scholar with David Rose

Season 1, Episode 2, Wednesday 19 June 2024

Agroforestry, community farming and chasing the olympics? Today we have our second episode of the Nuffield alumni podcast! Today is our first Scholar on the series! This man has been integral in making this series happen! David Rose, was born into farming and has shaped his agribusiness around conservation where food security is paramount. The farm is home to various businesses, community groups and more! David talks about his Scholarship in 2001, the topic itself and where it has seen him go since. Great chat with a true Nuffielder!

Podcast 2

Welcome to the Nuffield Alumni Podcast

Season 1, Episode 1, Wednesday 5 June 2024

This is the first of the 'Tales of a Nuffield Scholar' podcasts. With support from Howden Rural, we bring you the first episode to introduce both the Nuffield UK Director, Rupert Alers-Hankey and Marketing Manager at Howden Rural, Fraser Searle.

Podcast 1