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Weather summit welcomed as an important step

The FUW has described a Welsh Government weather summit held at the Royal Welsh Show as an important step in terms of taking action to minimise current and future impacts of the weather on...

STARK CONTRAST BETWEEN EU AND UK AGRI DISCUSSIONS

FUW president Glyn Roberts has raised concerns over the stark contrast between discussions taking place within the UK on the future of agriculture and equivalent EU discussions on the continent – highlighting worrying differences...

The sun may still shine on us

by Glyn Roberts, FUW president Welcome to the may edition of Y Tir! I’m sure many of you will be able to breathe a sigh of relief now that lambing is either finished or...

LIVE EXPORTS BAN WOULD BE ‘SHORTSIGHTED’

A bAn on live animal exports would be ‘remarkably shortsighted’ given the uncertainty around a post-brexit trade deal and agricultural tariffs, the FUW has said. The UK and Welsh Governments launched a call for...

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FUW CALLS FOR FAIR FARM FUNDING FOR WALES

THE FUW has called on the UK Government to give clarity on the future of funding for farming in Wales following a meeting with the Welsh Office Minister, Stuart Andrew and Farming Minister, George...

WELSH FAMILY FARMS DELIVER WELLBEING GOALS

ASSEMBLY Members and key stakeholders, who joined the FUW at its annual farmhouse breakfast in Cardiff on January 23 heard how the union has established three working groups to demonstrate the positive impact that...