Daily Archive: June 2, 2017

Cadw Golwg o Ben Talar

gan Aubrey Davies ERBYN hyn bydd Torquay wedi dod dros ymweliad y CFfI yn eu cyfarfod blynyddol. Mae Torquay wedi arfer croesawu cynadleddau i’r dref ond fel arfer rhai gan y pleidiau gwleidyddol ydynt...

Y Byd o Ben y Bannau

gan Lyn Ebenezer YN ddiweddar darlledwyd ar S4C un o’r dogfennau mwyaf ingol a welais ers tro. Craidd yr hanes oedd hunanladdiad ffermwr o Lanfechell, Sir Fôn ddwy flynedd yn ôl. Lluniwyd y ddogfen,...

Two FUW members join new Hybu Cig Cymru board

TWO young female farmers, both FUW members and alumni of the Agri Academy, Farming Connect’s flagship personal development programme, have recently been appointed as board members of Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC – Meat Promotion...

Welsh Black Cattle Society AGM

MAJOR AWARD WINNERs: from left, new president Gwilym Jenkins, Dafydd Elis of Ken Elis a’i feibion, Jessica Williams, Robin Ransome, outgoing president Jane Davies, Hugh Williams and Jo Ransome. Huw and Jessica Williams Dolau...

Implications of blowfly strike

BLOWFLY strike in the UK results in the opportunistic invasion of living tissues by the larvae of Lucilia sericata (greenbottles), Phormia terrae-novae (blackbottles) and Calliphora erythrocephala (bluebottles). Economic impact The incidence of disease is...

Farming Scholarship deadline looming

WITH just under two months until the July application deadline for 2018 Nuffield Farming Scholarships, candidates are being urged to start their applications now. Nuffield director, Mike Vacher, reminds prospective Scholars that it is...

Is your business ready for a profitable future?

Have you evaluated your farm or forestry business recently? Do you know how it’s performing now and how well it’s likely to perform in a future post- Brexit? Have you done everything in your...

Giving teachers the resources they need

MEAT MATTERS by Elwen Roberts, HCC’s Consumer Executive WORKING with schools to ensure that pupils across Wales have the right information about the role of red meat in a healthy diet is an important part...