Monthly Archive: December 2015

Be Glastir savvy to avoid losing payments, FUW reminds

FARMERS are reminded by the FUW to be “pitfall savvy” over Glastir Entry and Glastir Advanced contracts to avoid financial penalties. “It is important that farmers fully understand the obligations within their Glastir contracts...

VAT scam warning

THE FUW is warning members and rural businesses not to respond to a scam letter issued by “UK Data Control” asking for details of missing VAT numbers. The letter looks like an official Government...

Y Byd o Ben y Bannau

gan Lyn Ebenezer GOFYNNWCH i unrhyw ffarmwr y dyddiau hyn beth sy’n ei wylltio fwyaf ac mi fetia’i fod biwrocratiaeth yn uchel iawn ar y rhestr. erbyn hyn mae’n rhaid llenwi ffurflen cyn gewch...

Cadw Golwg o Ben Talar

gan Aubrey Davies Mae son am gnydau GM yn y newyddion yn rheolaidd ond mae ffordd newydd o gynhyrchu cnydau wedi dod i’r amlwg yn ddiweddar. O dan y drefn yma mae’r genyn yn...

Cyhoeddi adolygiad o Dirweddau Dynodedig yng Nghymru

Mae adolygiad eang o ddyfodol parciau cenedlaethol Cymru a’i Hardaloedd o Harddwch Naturiol eithriadol wedi’i gyflwyno i Carl Sargeant, y Gweinidog Cyfoeth Naturiol. Cadeirydd y panel yw’r athro Terry Marsden, Cyfarwyddwr ar y Sefydliad...

PROPERTY MATTERS

Be precise by Kathryn Lewis of Davis Meade Property Consultants AGRICULTURE is approaching a new era of change with water security and protection, climate change and environmental concerns being some of the key challenges. Rapid advances...

Quarter of Welsh flock makes EID project huge success

MEAT MATTERS by Julie Finch, HCC corporate strategy and policy manager A GROUND-BREAKING sheep industry project encompassing more than a quarter of the Welsh ewe flock has achieved radical, permanent and cost effective positive change...

CAP red tape cuts welcome

THE FUW has welcomed moves announced by EU agricultural commissioner Phil Hogan to simplify the CAP and reduce red tape for farmers and administrations. The announcement at the Council of Ministers meeting on November...

Award for services to agriculture in Carmarthenshire

CANON Eileen Davies has received the FUW/United Counties Agricultural & Hunters Society award for the person judged to have made the most outstanding contribution to agriculture in Carmarthenshire during the past few years. She...

Pesticide use changes reminder

THE FUW has issued a reminder that from November 26 farmers using plant protection products (PPP) for professional use, on their own or their employer’s land, must have a certificate of competence. Before November...