THE FARM REVEALED
Rufus Hound presents The Farm Revealed – the series that investigates how biotechnology is set to change our lives forever.
The series takes a look at the biotechnology underlying modern techniques of food production, criminal investigation, drug manufacture and organ transplantation. Presenter Rufus Hound guides us through a maize of DNA, genes, transgenes and clones, with the help of geneticist Dr Chris Smith and bioengineer Professor Kevin Warwick. And down on the farm, Giles Corin and Olivia Judson report on the strange new breeds of animals that they have found there.
The five programmes in The Farm Revealed cover the following subjects: