Category: FUW News

Importance of bovine TB compensation

FOLLOWINg a recent announcement from Lesley griffiths on the TB eradication programme members of the FUW younger voice for farming committee meeting in Aberystwyth, have written to the Minister drawing her attention to a...

Union opposes farcical red meat tax

The suggestion that red meat should be taxed to reduce the ‘cost burden’ on the NhS has been branded farcical and nonsensical by the FUW. The study, which was produced by the Oxford Martin...

Go collaborate, go pioneer

by Geraint Hughes, independent Agri-food Consultant and Nuffield scholar GIve me at least 10 seconds of your time, just in case I manage to hook your interest. I know that ‘Innovation’ is probably not...

PEMBROKESHIRE 2019 SAF Preliminary Checks Rural Payments Wales will undertake initial checks on your submitted SAF to identify any differences between what you have declared and their mapping database and also to check if...

Reminder abou t Gwaredu BVD deadline

THE FUW is reminding cattle keepers to get involved in the national Gwaredu BVD scheme before the RDP funding comes to an end in 2020. Gwaredu BVD is a 10 million pound RDP funded project...

Llongyfarchiadau mawr i Joyce a Brian ar dderbyn anrhydedd

LLONGYFARCHIADAU mawr i Joyce Owens, uwch‐gynorthwyydd gweinyddol FUW Caerfyrddin a chyn is‐lywydd FUW Brian Walters ar dderbyn anrhydedd ‘Cyfaill y Gymdeithas Amaethyddol Frenhinol’ (Associate of the Royal Agricultural Society) yn ddiweddar. “Mae’r ddau yn...