Category: FUW News

Ash Dieback – important information

ASh dieback is expected to affect/kill over 90% of the Ash trees in the UK. For context, the Dutch elm Disease during the 90’s killed around 80 billion elm trees, whereas Ash dieback has...

Free sheep scab testing

NeWS that examination of skin scrape samples from sheep showing suspect clinical signs of sheep scab is being offered free of charge in Wales, by the APhA and funded by the Welsh Government, between...

Summary of FUW response to key proposals

BPS payment rates and annual allocation Proposal: To set the Welsh BPS ceiling annually, and provide flexibility for Welsh Ministers to allocate any remaining funding allocated to BPS FUW Response • UK Government should...

Essential that we make our views heard to MPs

by Glyn Roberts, FUW President ON Wednesday October 21, the Council of the european Union agreed its position on reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), and two days later the eU Parliament adopted...

It’s all fun and games

by Gareth Parry, FUW Policy Communications Officer IF there is at least one thing that we can learn from this ongoing pandemic, it is that Covid-19 and Brexit actually have something in common. Like...