Monthly Archive: October 2016

Forging stronger relationships

THE Montgomeryshire branch of the FUW met with Dyfed Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn to discuss rural crime issues. The meeting was hosted by FUW Montgomeryshire county chairman Mark Williams and his...

Sector shrugs off brexit fears

FOOD and drink firms in England and Wales have raised their growth forecasts and plan to create more than 75,000 new jobs over the next five years, despite uncertainty since the EU Referendum vote,...

Treialon Cŵn Defaid prysur

CAFODD UAC dri diwrnod prysur a llwyddiannus yn y Treialon Cŵn Defaid Rhyngwladol a gynhaliwyd ar fferm Sandilands, Tywyn yn ddiweddar. UAC oedd prif noddwr y digwyddiad a hefyd yn darparu tîm Cymru gyda’i...

Young Farmer Focus

30‐year‐old Alaw Jones Evans farms with her husband and family in North West Wales at Tu Hwnt i’r Afon, Ynys, Criccieth, Gwynedd. They run a commercial suckler herd of 80 cows and sell store...

Eurig wins Grassland Farmer award

EURIG Jenkins, a dairy farmer from Pentrefelin Farm near Lampeter, Ceredigion has won the BGS Grassland Farmer of the Year competition for 2016. The announcement was made at an awards evening held in Belfast...

Golden Fleece depot deadline gets closer

IN April this year, the British Wool Marketing Board (BWMB), in association with JG Animal Health, relaunched the prestigious Golden Fleece competition to search for the best UK fleece in 2016. The nationwide competition...