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ENVIRONMENT GROUPS MUST ENVIRONMENT GROUPS MUST by Glyn Roberts, FUW president The RSPB’s state of birds inWales report, published in by Glyn Roberts, FUW president The RSPB’s state of birds inWales report, published in by Glyn Roberts, FUW president The RSPB’s state of birds inWales report, published in ‘TAK E SHARE OF BLAME’

by Glyn Roberts, FUW president Farmers have hit back at claims over the role of farming in the decline of curlews and other species, saying environmental charities and advisors must take their fair share...

No -deal tariffs revealed

ON March 13 the UK Government revealed the tariffs and quotas that would apply to goods imported into the UK in the event of a no‐deal Brexit ‐ circumstances under which the UK’s relationship...

BREXIT – WHAT NEXT?

by Glyn Roberts, FUW president As Y Tir goes to print, I face the impossible task of writing a column with no knowledge of what might have happened in terms of Brexit by the...

TARIFF AND CONTINGENCY PLANS WELCOMED, BUT…

ThE FUW has welcomed the revelation by Minister George Eustice that plans were afoot to help compensate the sheep sector if a no-deal Brexit led to a collapse in prices, as is anticipated. The...

NEW YEAR MESSAGE FROM FUW PRESIDENT

by Glyn Roberts, FUW president As I write this year’s New Year Message, there are just over 100 days before we leave the European Union, and, based on events over recent days, there is...

A turbulent year

Farm safety also remained on our agenda throughout the year, with the FUW continuing its efforts to highlight best practices through the Wales Farm Safety Partnership, farm safety events and our ongoing dedicated farm...