Category: News

Seize the day and combat soil poaching

AN application of fertiliser to encourage grass growth and practical actions to reduce the poaching of land saturated following the wettest winter on record are recommended by Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC) as turning out...

Dairy student of the year runner-up

CEREDIGION student Cennydd Jones of Pontsian, Llandysul, is the runner-up for the prestigious RABDF-MSD Animal Health dairy student of the year award. A final year student studying agriculture with animal science at Aberystwyth University,...

Stay vigilant reminder

HYBU Cig Cymru (HCC) is reminding Welsh farmers to remain vigilant of flock welfare in the coming months after cases of Bluetongue have been reported in France. The French government has created a bluetongue...

Training for farmers and foresters

THREE Welsh independent training providers are pooling their skills to deliver training for farmers and foresters within the new Farming Connect application windows. The three businesses have forged a unique collaborative approach to provide...

Controlled burning exercise on the Brecon Beacons

TRAINING EXERCISE: Controlled burning taking place on Penderyn Common. FIRES blazed across Penderyn Common recently but this time they were started under the watchful eyes of Brecon Beacons National Park wardens and firemen on...

Inspiring farm-to-fork tour

A GALAXY of gastronomic galacticos from Hong Kong and Macau have made a farm-to-fork tour hosted by Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC) of the home of Welsh Lamb to help boost Far East exports. The...