NFU Cymru

NFU Cymru questions council decision to promote only non-dairy smoothies

NFU Cymru questions council decision to promote only non-dairy smoothies

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Cymru has met with Ceredigion County Council to raise its concerns over the local authority’s...

August 3, 2022

Survey: Farmers plan to cut back on production due to increased costs

Survey: Farmers plan to cut back on production due to increased costs

The effect of spiralling costs on Welsh farmers’ ability to produce food has been highlighted in a survey conducted by...

July 19, 2022

NFU Cymru launches Sustainable Agriculture Award

NFU Cymru launches Sustainable Agriculture Award

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Wales ( Cymru) and sponsors Wynnstay Group Plc have launched the Sustainable Agriculture Award to...

June 12, 2022

Sustainable Farming Conference to be held by NFU Cymru

Sustainable Farming Conference to be held by NFU Cymru

NFU Cymru will showcase the harmonious relationship between agriculture and the environment with the return of the union’s Sustainable Farming...

May 29, 2022

NFU Cymru’s latest Next Generation group meet for the first time

NFU Cymru’s latest Next Generation group meet for the first time

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Wales (Cymru) has today (Tuesday, April 10) welcomed a new group of enthusiastic young Welsh...

May 10, 2022

Calls for new tenant working group for Wales

Calls for new tenant working group for Wales

The Welsh government has been called on to establish a new tenant working group to ensure the proposed agricultural policy...

February 14, 2022

NFU Cymru elect new president and deputy president

NFU Cymru elect new president and deputy president

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Cymru (Wales) elected a new president and deputy president at a meeting of NFU Cymru’s...

February 10, 2022

NFU Cymru welcomes news of £238m in BPS payments

NFU Cymru welcomes news of £238m in BPS payments

NFU Cymru has warmly welcomed the announcement from the Minister for Rural Affairs that BPS (Basic Payment Scheme) payments to...

December 23, 2021

Farming unions highlight need for EU-UK relationship

Farming unions highlight need for EU-UK relationship

Four UK farming unions have today (Friday, December 3) highlighted the importance of building a new relationship with the EU...

December 3, 2021

NFU Cymru to host virtual seminar ahead of COP26 summit

NFU Cymru to host virtual seminar ahead of COP26 summit

The National Farmers’ Union Wales (NFU Cymru) will host a virtual seminar on Wednesday, October 13, to discuss themes of climate...

September 30, 2021

NFU Cymru welcomes intentions to continue with BPS until 2023

NFU Cymru welcomes intentions to continue with BPS until 2023

NFU Cymru has welcomed the announcement from the Minister for Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, of her intention to continue with...

September 21, 2021

Banning live exports is a ‘major blow’ – NFU Cymru

Banning live exports is a ‘major blow’ – NFU Cymru

National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Cymru says it is a ‘major blow’ that the Welsh government has decided to ban the...

August 20, 2021

NFU Cymru welcomes future funding intentions for BPS

NFU Cymru welcomes future funding intentions for BPS

NFU Cymru has welcomed positive comments from the Minister for Rural Affairs regarding future funding for Welsh farmers. In response...

June 24, 2021

Farming unions warn of rising dairy production costs and unstable milk prices

Farming unions warn of rising dairy production costs and unstable milk prices

The UK farming unions are warning that the dairy industry is facing an extremely challenging year on the back of...

June 3, 2021

Australia FTA: UK Government report warned deal would drop UK farm output

Australia FTA: UK Government report warned deal would drop UK farm output

Reports have emerged that the UK government has agreed in principle to offer a 15-year transition zero-tariff, zero-quota trade deal...

May 22, 2021

The next few years will be a ‘defining period for farming’ – NFU Cymru

The next few years will be a ‘defining period for farming’ – NFU Cymru

NFU Cymru president John Davies has offered his congratulations to all those who have just been elected to the Welsh...

May 10, 2021

NFU Cymru to host national Senedd election hustings event

NFU Cymru to host national Senedd election hustings event

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Cymru is inviting its membership across Wales to join its virtual national hustings event on...

April 24, 2021

NFU Cymru raises concerns of illegal dumping of untreated sewage after Panorama documentary

NFU Cymru raises concerns of illegal dumping of untreated sewage after Panorama documentary

NFU Cymru has written to the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, to express its concerns after...

April 14, 2021