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Grass burning regs

Farmers are being reminded to follow the Heather and Grass Burning Code to avoid damage to the environment, hefty fines and cross compliance penalties. The burning of heather, rough grass, bracken, gorse and Vaccinium...

Bovine TB control

THE FUW has welcomed the announcement that researchers have developed two candidate skin tests for bovine TB which are able to differentiate between cattle infected with the disease and those which have been vaccinated...

What you need to know about sheep dipping

WITH an increase in queries from Members regarding sheep dip disposal permits for carrying out sheep dipping to control sheep scab, here is a summary of the relevant rules, best practice and processes that...

Daliwch ati ferched a chydiwch yn yr he

gan Tegwen Morris, Cyfarwyddwraig Cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr Mae yna gymaint yn digwydd o fewn ein cymdeithas a merched yn gonglfeini ein cymunedau. Braf ydoedd lansio llyfr newydd “Hanes Menywod Cymru 1920-1960”, gan yr...

Focus on the food service sector

by Rhys Llywelyn, HCC Market Development Manager In our last monthly column in Y Tir, we concentrated on how a number of the largest UK retailers, as well as independent butchers were working with...

FUW COUNTY NEWS/NEWYDDION O’R SIR

ANGLESEY Teyrnged i gyn Swyddog Ardal Ynys Môn Bu farw Mr R Glyn Jones, cyn Swyddog Ardal Ynys Môn, ar Awst 24 yn 91 oed. Roedd Mr Jones yn Swyddog Ardal gyda’r FUW o...

Y tîm yn swyddfa Dolgellau

Pwy yw pwy yn ein swyddfa ym Meirionnydd Huw Jones Swyddog Sirol Pa mor hir gyda’r Undeb? 31 o flynyddoedd (ac maent wedi hedfan!) Swyddi/addysg flaenorol? Graddio mewn Hanes – Prifysgol Aberystwyth 1983. Gweithio...