Monthly Archive: March 2020

Y tywydd yn rhywbeth na fedrwn ei reoleiddio

gan Tegwen Morris, Cyfarwyddwraig Cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr Wrth feddwl am fis Mawrth gobeithio y bydd y dywediadau yma yn wir; “Os ym Mawrth y tyf y ddôl, gwelir llawnder ar ei ôl”. Mae...

Rail company ordered to clean up its ditches

by Philip Meade of Davis Meade Property Consultants NEtWOrK rAIL has been ordered to clean up its ditches after the Agricultural Land tribunal ruled in favour of a farmer whose land adjoining railway land...

Last minute lambing tips

by Dr Heather McCalman, RMDP Programme Coordinator I’M sure for many FUW members, March dictates a blur of late nights, lambs and lactation. Lambing is both an exhilarating and exhausting time of year and...

Llamas and alpacas as guards – No prob-llama!

by Dr Cate Williams; Farming Connect Knowledge Exchange Hub, IBERS, Aberystwyth University WITh lambing season in full swing, some farmers may be facing concerns about flock safety – particularly from predation by foxes, unfamiliar...

Top tips for driving an ATV safely

* Make sure all riders receive adequate training * Always wear a suitable helmet * Don’t carry passengers (unless the quad bike is designed for passengers) * Children under 13 years old are prohibited...

‘I’m lucky to be alive’

YOUnG farmer Beca Glyn (pictured right), had a serious accident on a quad bike in March 2018 in which she sustained a fractured skull, neck injuries and major bruising. Although, this Aberystwyth University graduate...

SsangYong is big for the class

by Huw Thomas, Vice Chairman, Welsh Motoring Writers ESTABliSHED in 1954, SsangYong (‘Two’ or ‘Twin Dragons’ in Korean) is the country’s oldest vehicle manufacturer. However, it was hit hard by the Asian economic crisis...