In the second episode of the Sustainable Food Trust podcast, Patrick Holden speaks to ffinlo Costain and Roland Bonney about how to develop more transparent, welfare-friendly and sustainable livestock farming systems.
ffinlo has worked on farming, land use, food, and sustainability policy for over fifteen years. He is now director of Farmwel, an organisation working to generate momentum towards sustainable and accountable mainstream agriculture and aquaculture, focussing on climate and food security. ffinlo also produces the Farm Gate podcast.
Roland Bonney is Co-Founder of FAI Farms and Benchmark Holdings, a company whose mission is to enable food producers to improve their sustainability and profitability, working across 70 countries. Roland is an experienced agriculturalist who, prior to co-founding the Benchmark group, established his own farming business and then a food chain research and development consultancy for global food retailers, food service and food production companies.