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Volvo and Seat – two key cars

by Huw Thomas, chairman, Welsh Motoring Writers VolVo’s XC60, like the XC90, is a long-haul success. For almost a decade it powered along and last year was its best. Volvo’s top selling car –...

Vertical Farming: A new future for food production?

by Dr William Stiles: Farming Connect Knowledge Exchange Hub, IBERS, Aberystwyth University CoNTRoLLED environment agriculture (CEA), more commonly known as Vertical Farming, is the process of growing food or other agricultural products within factory-style...

Respiratory disease in calves

RespiRatoRy disease in calves is an interaction between: • Various infectious agents (whether bacterial, viral or both) • environment (poorly ventilated buildings, overcrowding) • immunity (vaccination status) Viral Causes the important viral causes of...

RABI’s Winter Fair fundraising event

THE Royal agricultural Benevolent institution’s Brecon & Radnor committee is organising an evening with guest panellists at the Royal Welsh showground’s FUW pavilion on Monday November 27 (6pm). the event will raise money for farmers...

Laura elected as new Wales YFC chairman

Laura Elliott (pictured right) from Glamorgan YFC is the new chairman of Wales YFC. Elected by the members at Wales YFC’s aGM held recently at The Marine Hotel, aberystwyth. Laura will lead the organisation...