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Coleg Cambria students celebrate success

THREE students from Coleg Cambria in north Wales picked up various Lantra land-based learner of the year awards during the Winter Fair. Imogen Jones won the animal health and welfare, horticulture and environmental industries...

Hill farmerls book launch

WELSH hill farmer Gareth Wyn Jones took time out from filming for a new BBC Wales series on farming and food to promote his new book at the Winter Fair The social networking stockman...

Farm student best in his field

AN agriculture student from Ceredigion has clinched a prestigious award thanks to his dedication to becoming the best in his field. Huw Milwyn Lewis, who studies at Coleg Meirion- Dwyfor in Gwynedd, won the...

Learner awards revealed

Y OUNG Ceredigion farmer Marged Jones won the Farming Connect Award at Lantra’s 2014 land-based learner of the year awards presented at the Winter Fair. Marged was brought up milking cows and tending sheep...

FUW Christmas card competition winners

WELSH WINNER: FUW president Emyr Jones presents the £30 gift voucher prize and a £50 cheque for her school to the Welsh category winner of the union’s annual Christmas card design competition, nine-year-old Lucy...

Bee scheme creates a buzz

FARMERS and landowners visiting the Royal Welsh Winter Fair had the opportunity to discuss the benefits of a new scheme to increase the number of beehives in Wales. The Cywain Bee project has been...

Team work clinches enterprise award

GOOD planning, sensible crop management and a top class shepherding strategy led to three young Conwy V alley farmers finishing 50 top q uality Welsh Mountain lambs to win this year’s Farming Connect Farmer...