Category: OPINION

Meat Matters

21 years of Scholarship success – could you be next? by James Ruggeri, HCC Industry Development Executive IN many countries around the world, turning 21 is an important and prestigious milestone in one’s life;...

MERCHED MEWN AMAETH Sefyllfa druenus

gan Tegwen Morris, cyfarwyddwraig cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr Mae yna sefyllfa druenus yn ein wynebu yng Nghefn Gwlad Cymru. Mae y ffaith fod gwasanaethau yn cael eu tynnu oddi arnom heb ymgynghoriad na thrafodaeth...

Gweithio i wella cymunedau

gan Tegwen Morris, cyfarwyddwraig cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr MAE Merched y Wawr wedi bod yn brysur iawn dros y misoedd diwethaf yn paratoi at amryw o ddigwyddiadau. Carwn yn gyntaf ddymuno Dydd Gŵyl Ddewi...

Warning over new telecoms code

by Eifion Bibby of Davis Meade Property Consultants NEW rules to streamline and improve telecommunications and connectivity across Wales and the rest of the UK could have a negative impact for landowners with telecoms...

Wales welcomes £2million levy repatriation

by Gwyn Howells, HCC Chief Executive IN February we welcomed the news that HCC would be joining our English and Scottish counterparts, AHDB (Agricultural and Horticultural Development Board) and QMS (Quality Meat Scotland), in...

Farmer business grants offered in Wales

By Sarah Wedge, land agent as Davis Meade Property Consultants FARMERS in Wales are being offered the chance to apply for Farm Business Grants (FBG) to help improve the economic and environmental performance of...

Sheep scab help available

by James Ruggeri, HCC Industry Development Executive SHEEP farmers in Wales are being offered a new free sheep scab testing service, supported by Welsh Government. This acute skin condition is caused by the ectoparasitic psoroptes ovis mite....

Are we set for a meat-free future?

Will meat eating be a thing of the past by the year 2100? That’s the question Welsh Hill Farmer Gareth Wyn Jones recently had the “privilege” of discussing at the Oxford Farming Conference 2018,...