Robert Bakewell | Countryfile

Adam finds out about his farming hero, Robert Bakewell. Back in the 18th century, Bakewell introduced the concept of selective breeding into farming, changing the agricultural landscape forever.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 6'57''
  • Broadcast year: 2015
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology | Reproduction, genetics and evolution | Variation | Variation

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Countryfile
  • Episode: Farming Heroes