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FUW warns horse owners to watch out for Sycamore killer

29/10/2014 16:21

The Farmers’ Union of Wales is warning horse owners to be vigilant for their animals showing signs of muscular weakness or stiffness, colic like symptoms, sweating or trembling which could be an indication of Atypical Myopothy - a seasonal condition associated with the seeds of the Sycamore tree (acer pseudoplatanus).

Support local farmers and butchers in Sausage Week, says FUW

29/10/2014 14:01

The Farmers’ Union of Wales today called on people to support their local farmers and butchers by tucking into wonderful Welsh bangers during next week’s annual British Sausage Week (November 3-9).

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Former FUW director takes top Carmarthenshire farming award

28/10/2014 14:38

Former Farmers' Union of Wales director of agricultural policy Mary James has received this year's FUW/United Counties Agricultural & Hunters Society award for outstanding service to agriculture in Carmarthenshire.

Mary James award