Category: FUW News

What Three Words matter today

by Alan Davies, FuW managing director WoRds. We all use them, lots of them every day. And they can be so helpful. Yet they can also be less than helpful, even obstructive at times...

Tributes to past-FUW officials

ONE of the founder members of the FUW in Glamorgan Mr John Llywellyn (pictured right) passed away on February 15 2018. John farmed Cefncolstyn Farm, Pentyrch, Cardiff and was FUW Glamorgan chairman in 1956...

Membership survey

by Caryl Roberts, FUW membership operations manager YOUR opinions and ideas are important to us and that’s why a big part of my role is to find out what you, as members, value from our...

Quarantine units reminder

ARMERS are being reminded of the new rules on Quarantine Units (QUs), which replaced Isolation Facilities, ahead of the show season. “Those wishing to regularly show animals during the show season without falling foul...

Dangers of AOR in Wales

by Dr Hazel Wright, FUW senior policy officer EarliEr this month, i was given the opportunity to highlight the impracticalities and detrimental ‘collateral consequences’ of establishing an animal Offenders register (aOr) for livestock in...

FUW launch ‘Fair Farm Funding’ campaign

The FUW has launched its ‘Fair Farm Funding’ campaign to highlight the urgent need for the UK Government to clarify funding for the sector in Wales, at its Grand Council meeting in Aberystwyth. The...