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FUW’s Brecon and Radnor day is a first for Westminster

16/10/2014 14:53

Taking Brecon and Radnor’s agriculture, food and rural economy to the heart of the corridors of power in Westminster will be the aim of a Farmers' Union of Wales-organised function next week (Wednesday, October 22).

FUW backs ‘Joint Opportunities Platform’ proposal

16/10/2014 14:39

Delegates at the Farmers’ Union of Wales autumn conference heard how a new ‘Joint opportunities platform’ could pave the way for successful joint farming agreements in the future.

Malcolm Thomas

FUW enjoys successful autumn conference

16/10/2014 13:28

Delegates attending this year’s Farmers’ Union of Wales autumn conference, heard that for joint ventures to work, there has to be trust and mutual benefit in the partnership.

FUW Autumn Conference Panel

FUW members quiz MEP at Flintshire AGM

16/10/2014 12:10

The Flintshire branch of the Farmers’ Union of Wales has enjoyed an excellent turnout of members at its annual general meeting held at the Village Hall in Cilcain on the eve of Friday October 10.

Flintshire AGM

UAC yn cynnal Cymanfa Ganu Diolchgarwch / FUW holds Thanksgiving Gymanfa Ganu

16/10/2014 11:31

Bydd Undeb Amaethwyr Cymru yn cynnal Cymanfa Ganu Diolchgarwch ‘Yr Amaethwyr’ ar nos Sul Hydref 26 yng nghapel Seion, Aberystwyth fel ymgais i godi arian at hosbisau plant Tŷ Hafan a Tŷ Gobaith, sef elusennau dewisedig y Llywydd. / The Farmers’ Union of Wales will be holding a farmers’ Thanksgiving ‘Gymanfa Ganu’ on Sunday October 26 at the Seion Chapel Aberystwyth in an effort to raise money for children’s hospices Tŷ Hafan and Tŷ Gobaith, the presidents chosen charities.

FUW/HSBC outstanding service to Welsh dairy industry award winner revealed

14/10/2014 13:16

Gwynedd farmer Rhisiart Tomos Lewis, who runs a herd of 140 dairy cows with home-bred dairy heifers near Llangybi, was presented with the Farmers' Union of Wales/HSBC award to the person who has made an outstanding contribution to the Welsh dairy industry at the Welsh Dairy Show near Carmarthen today (Tuesday October 14).

Welsh Dairy Show

FUW Flintshire discusses farming issues with MEP

13/10/2014 13:53

Farmers’ Union of Wales Flintshire members and officials recently enjoyed a farm visit to Fforest Farm, Cilcain, (Friday, October 10) run by FUW members Harry Williams and his son Robin who have embraced new technology on their 260 cow dairy unit to discuss farming issues with Plaid Cymru MEP Jill Evans.

Flintshire farm visit

UAC cangen Sir Gaernarfon yn tynnu sylw at yr argyfwng prisiau ŵyn a phryderon Glastir yn ystod ymweliad fferm / FUW Caernarfonshire highlights lamb price crisis and Glastir concerns during farm tour

13/10/2014 13:21

Croesawodd cangen Sir Gaernarfon o Undeb Amaethwyr Cymru ymwelwyr gan gynnwys Guto Bebb AS i Fferm Llechwedd Hafod yng Nghwm Penmachno (Gwener Hydref 10) i drafod yr argyfwng prisiau ŵyn presennol ac i weld agweddau gwahanol o’r cynllun Glastir. The Caernarfonshire branch of the Farmers’ Union of Wales has (Friday October 10) welcomed visitors including Conwy MP Guto Bebb at Llechwedd Hafod farm, Cwm Penmachno to discuss the current price crisis for lamb sales and to see various elements of the Glastir scheme.

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