The 'crust' of living - BBC Radio 4

On BBC Radio 4 Evan Davis looks at the spiralling costs of baking a loaf of bread. It's fantastic to hear our sector being discussed across a wider audience.

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On top of rising energy bills the industry is having to keep up with huge increases in the price of wheat. In this episode a farmer, a miller and a baker explain how they're trying to make ends meet.

Guests: Sarah Bell, Wheat Farmer and Grain Consultant.

Julius Deane, Wheat Director at Carrs Flour Mills Ltd

Mike Roberts, Deputy Chairman of Roberts Bakery

Producer: Nick Holland Sound: Rod Farquhar

Production Coordinators: Sophie Hill and Siobhan Reed

Editor: Hugh Levinson