Monthly Archive: January 2018

Rheinallt is new chairman

DENBIGHSHIRE beef and sheep farmer Rheinallt Hughes, (pictured right), has been appointed as the new chairman of the FUW Hill Farming and Marginal Land committee. Rheinallt, together with his family, farms approximately 980 acres...

FUW welcome NVZ announcement

The FUW has given a cautious welcome to the Welsh Government’s announcement on Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZs) in Wales. The announcement comes following a four year review of the existing NVZ areas in Wales,...

Communication is the key

DURING the meeting of the Grand Council held in Aberystwyth on December 7 2017, the Group Managing Director made a report on the work of FUW Limited in recent months. Here are some of...

FUW holds bovine TB information workshops

DURING the course of November, the FUW held three information workshops outlining the new bovine TB regulations that came into force on October 1 and farmers from across Wales used the opportunity to learn...

Nuffield Scholar visits Montgomery from Australia

On Tuesday December 5 Montgomery county executive members were given an insightful presentation on the sheep industry in Australia. Jamie Heinrich, from Kangaroo Island, South Australia, received a 2017 Nuffield Scholarship, and is traveling...

Ymweliad Dafydd Elis-Thomas yn swyddfa Dolgellau

Trefnwyd i’r Arglwydd Dafydd Elis-Thomas AC ymweld a swyddfa sirol Meirionnydd i drafod nifer o bynciau. Ymysg y materion dan drafodaeth oedd oblygiadau Brexit, cynlluniau Amaeth amgylcheddol, diffyg marchnad i wyn ysgafn, pryderon am...

Gwent branch learn about cyber crime

Representatives of Barclays bank recently attended a branch meeting, to inform members of the ever evolving methods which criminals use to get vital personal information with a view to fraudulently obtaining money. The well...