“Now, they are battling labour shortages, supply chain disruption and rising costs, which are causing severe problems for essential food producing businesses. Through all this, Jeremy has been a vocal champion.”
Over the moon with his unexpected win, the TV star sent a video “thank you” to the National Farmer’s Union after winning the accolade.
In his acceptance speech, Jeremy said: “It feels really weird. I’ve never even been nominated for a Bafta in 30 years of being on television. And now I don’t want a Bafta anymore.
“I’ve achieved everything! This is great, honestly. I’m so glad so many people enjoyed the show.”