Monthly Archive: February 2017

Livestock worrying – the legal side

by Mark Williams, FUW Montgomeryshire county chairman WE have scanned our first bunch of sheep, the results are almost identical to last year. One thing that does concern me is that our scanner has...

YFC members encouraged to embrace change

BECOMING efficient farmers capable of rising to the challenges that face us in the future was the overarching theme for the Wales YFC Rural Affairs Conference. A warm welcome was issued to members of...

Dechrau cyffrous i CFfI Ceredigon

MAE’N flwyddyn cyffrous arall i CFfI Ceredigion. Cystadleuaeth gyntaf y flwyddyn oedd Cwis y sir a gynhaliwyd mis diwethaf yn Neuadd y Celfyddydau yn Llambed. Y cwis feistr oedd Geraint Morgan, sef llywydd y...

Young Farmer Focus

Livestock I run a flock of 300 Texel cross ewes and a flock of 300 draft hill ewes from the home farm. They are put to the Charolais x and Aberfield rams. Lambing usually...

2018 Nuffield applications now open

THE application process for 2018 Nuffield Scholarships is now open, and prospective Scholars are being encouraged to apply well in advance of the July 31 deadline. With a bursary to £7,000 available as well...