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Diwrnod Rali CFfI Sir Gâr

Daeth y nosweithiau hir o ymarfer a pharatoi ar gyfer y Rali i ben i aelodau Ffermwyr Ifanc Sir Gâr a chafwyd diwrnod arbennig o gystadlu brwd ar Faes y Sioe, Nantyci, Dydd Sadwrn,...

Gaining control on worms

by James ruggeri, industry development executive, Hcc WITH lambing season over, many farmers will be turning their attention to their flock’s health to ensure peak performance for the oncoming months. worms can prove to...

Carreg filltir bwysig i Merched y Wawr

gan tegwen Morris, cyfarwyddwraig cenedlaethol, Merched y wawr Mae cerrig milltir yn bwysig i ni fel Cymru, rydym yn dathlu penblwyddi arbennig, yn dathlu llwyddiant ac yn wir yn dathlu cyfraniad unigolion i’n cymuned...

Tips for tenant farmers being given chance to buy

by Philip Meade of davis Meade Property consultants WitH uncertainty over agricultural land prices, concerns over threatened changes in tax reliefs such as agricultural Property Relief and the general realisation that agricultural property does...

Beware tax treatment of business vehicles

Farmers and rural business owners should beware claiming Income Tax relief on vehicles provided to employees and directors, following a recent court case affecting double cab pick-ups. according to rural accountant Old mill, the...

Please be safe on the farm

There is not a month going by where we don’t hear about another on-farm fatality. Over the past month we received news of a 3-year-old child being run over by a farm vehicle (the...

New scheme launched for first time sheep farmers

British Wool has introduced a new scheme designed to support producers who have recently entered the industry. Launching for the 2018 season, the scheme will see eligible producers receive 100 per cent of their...

Improving feed efficiency to increase production gains

by Dr Elizabeth Hart, Farming Connect Knowledge Exchange Hub, IBERS, Aberystwyth University RuMInAnT animals have the ability to convert low nutritional forage feed sources into high quality milk and meat products for human consumption....

Promoting scams awareness

by Rebecca elliott, Trading standards officer, Pembrokeshire County CouncilEACH year mass marketing mail scams cause an estimated £3.5 billion worth of detriment to UK consumers. As a result, Pembrokeshire County Council’s Trading Standards team...

The British Farming Awards are back

The British farming Awards are back for 2018,showcasing achievements of farmers working within the uK agricultural industry. After a hugely successful event last year, which saw the awards take part in a number of...