Category: FUW News

Funding extensions welcomed

THE FUw has welcomed an extension to funding for Glastir agreements, further investment through the Sustainable Production Grant and the continuation of the Farm Business Grant. FUw president Glyn Roberts said: “The clarity as...

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Safe use of pesticides

DŵR CyMRU Welsh Water has been awarded almost £1 million by Welsh Government’s Rural Development Programme to expand its successful PestSmart project which promotes the safe use, storage and disposal of pesticides. PestSmart is...

FUW welcomes new Welsh Labour Leader

The FUW has welcomed the appointment of Mark Drakeford as the new Welsh Labour leader, who has taken over as First Minister from Carwyn Jones. Following the announcement FUW president Glyn Roberts said: “The...

Wales Audit Office report given thumbs up

THE FUW has welcomed the “Managing the Impact of Brexit on the Rural Development Programme for Wales” report by the Wales Audit Office, which considers whether the Welsh Government is effectively managing the risks...

Critical illness insurance

FUW Insurance Services Life Consultant, Mark Williams, offers advice on critical illness insurance Critical illness insurance provides you with a lump sum of money if you are diagnosed with certain illnesses or disabilities and...

President’s Christmas Message

BAcK in 2002, I was in Salzburg for a conference on rural development. A trip I have fond memories of, not just because we were discussing the future of Europe or how our rural...