Tales from River Cottage

Saturday 7:00 PM on Sky1 Premiered Jul 01, 2006 Between Seasons




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  • Land And Livestock

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    S 1 : Ep 10 - 7/27/06

    Hugh decides to continue as a small farmer - but how far should he go?
  • The Wild Larder

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    S 1 : Ep 9 - 7/20/06

    Hugh explains why wild food should be a part of the smallholder's diet.
  • The River And The Sea

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    S 1 : Ep 8 - 7/13/06

    Hugh explains how the river and sea offer the free food - from crabs and cuttlefish to eels and pike.
  • Local Crafts And Customs

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    S 1 : Ep 7 - 7/6/06

    Hugh tells us about some of the local customs he learnt.
  • Chickens And Eggs

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    S 1 : Ep 6 - 6/29/06

    The difference between a vegetable garden and a smallholding is livestock, and every smallholder needs chickens. Hugh recalls his poultry learning curve.
  • Business And Barter

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    S 1 : Ep 5 - 6/22/06

    Hugh believes that to achieve a thoroughly good living, you need to be ready to barter and heckle. He charts the rise of his own little enterprise, from the local farmers market to the tough streets of London.moreless
  • Friends And Neighbour

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    S 1 : Ep 4 - 6/15/06

    Good friends and helpful neighbours are an essential part of the rural idyll. Hugh recalls his initiation into the rural Dorset community.
  • The Joy of pigs

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    S 1 : Ep 3 - 6/8/06

    The story of Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's three years as a smallholder in Dorset. He reminisces about his adventures with his pigs - from buying his first pig to training his breeding sow to hunt for truffles.moreless
  • Your Garden of Eden

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    S 1 : Ep 2 - 1/1/06

    From putting in his first organic veg beds, running the gauntlet of pests, to harvesting bumper crops from his polytunnel. He also offer tips on how to triumph at the local Horticultural show - don't follow his example!moreless
  • Getting Started

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    S 1 : Ep 1 - 1/1/06

    He offers advice to would be smallholders on how to find their own rural escape hatch, and get started on the good life. He goes on to recall the early learning curve of beginning a vegetable garden, acquiring livestock, and making new friends, with plenty of tips for viewers on how to do likewise.moreless
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