The Grand Tour star is swapping cars for tractors as he embarks on his first solo TV show for Amazon.
“Weather, weather, weather, weather, Brexit, weather, Covid, weather, weather and sheep, I would say were the 10 big problems that we had,” he says. “There were five separate weather records set in a 12-month period. Every farmer around here said to me ‘you couldn’t have chosen a worse year to start farming’. You couldn’t even put seeds in the ground, because it didn’t stop raining for nine weeks. So it was just ridiculous.”