Category: News

Re-register your waste exemptions

Natural Resources Wales’ Customer Care Manager, Caroline Hawkins, explains how straightforward process works You may recall that back in 2013, you registered for a 3-year exemption after new regulations came into effect. And as these...

Knowing the dangers of grass fires

Starting grass fires is a crime, it puts people in danger – both firefighters and members of the public. this is before we talk about the damage to wildlife, livestock and the environment, and...

NEW APPOINTMENT WELCOMED BY FUW

The FUW welcomed the appointment of Lesley Griffiths as the new environment and rural affairs Cabinet Secretary – following its call for the appointment of a full cabinet member with responsibility for rural affairs....

Protecting our native wildlife

  BASC’S Green Shoots North Wales project has been running since 2006, working with the shooting community and partners to target conservation effort on land which is shot over, in order to achieve public...

RABI elects first Welsh chairman in 156-year history

MALCOLM Thomas MBE ARAgS is the new chairman of farming’s oldest welfare charity, the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI). He is the first Welshman to be elected to the position in the charity’s long...

Family farms Brexit fears

WELSH Liberal Democrat deputy leader Mark Williams raised the concerns of small family farmers in his Ceredigion constituency about a potential British exit from the EU during questions in the Commons last month. Mr...