Category: OPINION

Agriculture Bill brings tenancy reform

by Eifion Bibby of Davis Meade Property Consultants SiGNiFicANt changes to agricultural tenancies are included in the government’s 2020 Agriculture Bill which should help improve productivity and assist succession on farms in England and Wales. Following...

Grasscheck GB heads into Year 2

by John Richards, HCC Industry Development and Relations Manager AFtER a successful first year, the industry-wide Grasscheck GB project is now entering its second year of grass coverage monitoring. Wales’ ability to grow grass...

Y tywydd yn rhywbeth na fedrwn ei reoleiddio

gan Tegwen Morris, Cyfarwyddwraig Cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr Wrth feddwl am fis Mawrth gobeithio y bydd y dywediadau yma yn wir; “Os ym Mawrth y tyf y ddôl, gwelir llawnder ar ei ôl”. Mae...

Rail company ordered to clean up its ditches

by Philip Meade of Davis Meade Property Consultants NEtWOrK rAIL has been ordered to clean up its ditches after the Agricultural Land tribunal ruled in favour of a farmer whose land adjoining railway land...

Last minute lambing tips

by Dr Heather McCalman, RMDP Programme Coordinator I’M sure for many FUW members, March dictates a blur of late nights, lambs and lactation. Lambing is both an exhilarating and exhausting time of year and...

BPS to continue at same level of funding

by Kathryn Williams, Davis Meade Property Consultants NeWS that farmers in Wales will be paid the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) in 2020 at the same level as in recent years will enable farmers to...

A new chance to join the Hill Ram Scheme

by Gwawr Parry, HCC Flock Genetics Executive At the end of 2019 we completed dNA sampling on our 29 hill Ram Scheme farms. over 6000 dNA samples were taken as part of the project...

Beth am fynd ati i wella ein cymunedau cyfagos?

Diolch ydyw’r gair ar ddechrau blwyddyn newydd, diolch am ffrindiau a theulu a diolch am gyfeillgarwch. Roedd treulio tridiau yn y Ffair Aeaf ddiwedd Tachwedd yn rhoi cyfle i werthfawrogi cyfeillgarwch ac edmygu gwaith...