Countryside - Tuesday, 26th September 2017

On this week’s programme Simon speaks to member of the Ellan Vannin Friendly Beekeepers Society Ian Buxton about the qualities of heather honey.

And he speaks to Welsh writer Jane Powell about her trip to the Island as a guest of the Isle of Man Farming and Wildlife Advisory Group.

Meanwhile, Kirree takes a trip to Smeale to speak to pedigree livestock farmers Alan and Sandra Jones about the breadth of their farming business.

She also speaks to some of the people involved in the annual Cronk y Voddey produce show.