Monthly Archive: December 2015

Ni weithiais mor galed erioed

Atgofion Yr Arglwydd Morris o Aberafan o’i gyfnod fel dirprwy ysgrifennydd cyffredinol a sut bu’n allweddol i esblygiad yr undeb… FEL Golygydd cyntaf Y Tir, mae’n bleser ysgrifennu erthygl i ddathlu ei ben blwydd yn...

Blynyddoedd o bontio’r Gogledd a’r De

Ysgrifennydd sirol cynorthwyol UAC sir Gaerfyrddin (1961-66) a ysgrifennydd sir Ddinbych (1966-1990) Meurig Voyle yn rhannu ei atgofion o weithio i’r undeb… ELENI byddaf wedi byw yn Nimbych 49 mlynedd a diolchaf i Undeb Amaethwyr...

Dairy farmers’ survival fears

A STRONG delegation of FUW representatives met Conservative MEP Kay Swinburne recently in a bid to send a strong message direct to Brussels about the problems currently faced by Welsh dairy producers. The meeting...

Rugby legend’s £30,000 testimonial

A STRING of recent testimonial events for beef farmer and rugby legend John Davies from Boncath, Pembrokeshire, raised an outstanding £30,000 for charity. John, who played over 600 matches of first class rugby for...

Successful sheep tales fundraiser

FUW’s Pembrokeshire branch kick-started the union’s fundraising efforts for its chosen charity British Heart Foundation Cymru with a roaringly successful event that raised £1,762.52. A funny and thought-provoking entertainment in words and song about...

Anglesey FUW discuss dairy crisis with AM

MEMBERS of FUW’s Anglesey branch recently met local AM Rhun ap Iorwerth to discuss a variety of matters such as dropping milk prices, the current state of the agricultural industry and the impact of...

Evan heads for world ploughing championships

FUW MEMBER Evan Watkin won class 1 of the world style and reserve champion of Wales at the recent FUW-sponsored Welsh ploughing championships on Paskeston Farm, Pembroke Dock, by kind permission of Messrs James...

Flintshire members discuss future of agriculture

FUW Flintshire members discussed the way forward for the agricultural industry at their annual general meeting at Caerwys Town Hall recently when a good turnout of members provided speakers with plenty of challenging questions....