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Awards given at union AGM

THE FuW’s Caernarfonshire county executive officer Gwynedd Watkin and his office team have retained the union’s owen Slaymaker Award, given annually to the county branch that has best promoted the interests of members and...

FUW Insurance Services recognise achievements

FUW Insurance Services Ltd. staff were recognised for their achievements with an array of awards at the FUW annual general meeting. FUW Insurance Services Ltd. awarded account executive Gwen Evans with the business development...

Insurers’ reaction to Brexit

With the dust starting to settle following the United Kingdom’s surprise decision to leave the European Union, questions arise around how the insurance industry and the products they provide, will be impacted. FUW members...

Capital grants available for farmers in Wales

Property Matters by By Kathryn Lewis of Davis Meade Property Consultants, Oswestry Land managers and farmers across Wales have an opportunity to apply for capital works funding under the new Glastir small Grants scheme....

Helping to cut food waste

WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE by Rhian Connick, Head of National Federation of Women’s Institutes – Wales The WI is the largest voluntary women’s organisation in the UK with almost 220,000 members in over 6,300 WIs. In...

Investment for abattoir sector

MEAT MATTERS by Gwyn Howells, HCC chief executive CATTLE, sheep and pig slaughtering businesses in Wales contribute a huge £461m every year to the Welsh economy, an HCC sectoral analysis concludes. Industry throughput is...