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Does unlle yn debyg i Gymru

gan Tegwen Morris, cyfarwyddwraig cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr Fel pererin dwi wedi teithio ar draws Cymru lawer iawn yn ddiweddar ac un diwrnod roedd y tywydd fel diwrnod o haf wrth deithio o Fangor...

Be aware of planning issues

by Kathryn Williams, land agent with Davis Meade Property Consultants WITH Brexit on the horizon farmers are being urged to evaluate their businesses, improve the efficiency of current enterprises and consider potential diversification options....

A healthy boost to Welsh red meat marketing

by Pip Gill, HCC brand marketing executive A key aspect of our current marketing and campaign work is to highlight meat as a healthy component of a balanced diet. We are aware that there...

Improving the fat profile of ruminant products

by Cate L Williams, Farming Connect Knowledge Exchange Hub, IBERS, Aberystwyth University DIeT (alongside genetics) plays a key role in dictating the fat content of meat and milk products. The ruminant diet is rich...

What is the future for agricultural polythene?

he issue of waste plastic is now constantly in the news – but the situation is deteriorating, with many concerned with ‘achieving targets’ and ‘ticking boxes’, while not willing to acknowledge the real crisis...

Agri-tech team for Barclays

BARCLAyS have announced the launch of a dedicated agri-tech team, focused on supporting UK start-ups to connect with the farming community and boost innovation. Last year was a record year for financing in agri-tech,...

FUW MOURNS PASSING OF LIFE MEMBER MEURIG VOYLE

FUW stalwart Meurig Voyle ‐ who was appointed county executive officer for Denbigh during 1966, and subsequently, during 1968, was given responsibility for the county of Flint ‐ has sadly passed away. Responding to...