Monthly Archive: February 2017

Llwyddiant i fuches Cwmcae

YN ddiweddar fe enillodd aelod UAC Trefor Jones, Cwmcae, Bow Street, y fuches orau mewn cystadleuaeth yn nghlwb De Cymru y Gwartheg Duon Cymreig. Cafodd 1af am y fuches orau dan 10 buwch, 1af...

Onerous conditions in NVZ consultation rejected

THE FUW has rejected proposals to designate the whole of Wales as a Nitrate Vulnerable Zone, as well as the proposed additional onerous conditions outlined in the consultation. As stipulated in the EC Nitrates...

Rural Development Investment Scheme welcomed by FUW

THE FUW has welcomed Welsh Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs Lesley Griffiths’ announcement of a £40 million investment scheme which will allow farm businesses to improve performance in key areas. The scheme...

Spotlight on Schmallenberg

WELSH farmers are urged to be vigilant following the detection of Schmallenberg Virus (SBV). In December 2016 the FUW reported that positive tests for Schmallenberg had been confirmed in bulk milk from dairy herds...

Welsh Government white paper on Brexit welcomed

THE FUW has welcomed the white paper on Brexit launched by Welsh Government First Minister Carwyn Jones and the leader of Plaid Cymru Leanne Wood. The joint Welsh Brexit plan calls for continued participation...

Gwobr i masnachwyr gwin o Gymru

MAE llyfr coginio Cymreig gan ddau entrepreneur o Gymru wedi ennill gwobr llyfr coginio Ffrengig mawreddog. Cyhoeddwyd mai Rarebit and Rioja: Recipes and wine tales from Wales gan Dylan a Llinos Rowlands o Gwin...