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PEMBROKESHIRE 2019 SAF Preliminary Checks Rural Payments Wales will undertake initial checks on your submitted SAF to identify any differences between what you have declared and their mapping database and also to check if...

Tenancy clauses – be careful what you sign

by Philip Meade of Davis Meade Property Consultants With the considerable uncertainty we are experiencing in agriculture at the moment it is more important than ever to ensure that any new tenancy agreement, whether it...

Misoedd prysur o’n blaenau

gan Tegwen Morris, Cyfarwyddwraig Cenedlaethol, Merched y Wawr Rhaid cyfaddef fy mod wrth fy modd gyda dywediadau sy’n cyplysu’r tywydd a thymhorau’r flwyddyn a dyma ddau am fis Mai: Awel oer mis Mai, ni...

Success from the ground up

by John Richards, HCC Industry Development and Relations Manager atthistimeofyearmanyofusareturningour minds to think of grass and the oncoming harvest. While we may think of ourselves as sheep and/or beef farmers, we are grass farmers...

Tractor’s and the law – be aware

A 16-year-old driver of a tractor on the A40 at Brecon has found himself collecting fixed penalty notices for driving a vehicle too large for his age, driving a tractor and towing a trailer...

The amazing ruminant gut

by Dr Cate Williams, Farming Connect Knowledge Exchange Hub, IBERS, Aberystwyth University The ruminant gut has evolved and adapted over millions of years into the efficient and dynamic system that we are familiar with today....

ENVIRONMENT GROUPS MUST ENVIRONMENT GROUPS MUST by Glyn Roberts, FUW president The RSPB’s state of birds inWales report, published in by Glyn Roberts, FUW president The RSPB’s state of birds inWales report, published in by Glyn Roberts, FUW president The RSPB’s state of birds inWales report, published in ‘TAK E SHARE OF BLAME’

by Glyn Roberts, FUW president Farmers have hit back at claims over the role of farming in the decline of curlews and other species, saying environmental charities and advisors must take their fair share...