FUW Wales

BVA welcomes Welsh animal health and welfare plan

BVA welcomes Welsh animal health and welfare plan

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has welcomed the Welsh government’s One Health approach to the new Animal Health and Welfare...

January 5, 2022

FUW meets Ag spokesperson to discuss Labour-Plaid cooperation

FUW meets Ag spokesperson to discuss Labour-Plaid cooperation

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) met with Plaid Cymru spokesperson on Rural Affairs and Agriculture Cefin Campbell MS yesterday...

November 24, 2021

NVZ regulations will undermine milk production and dairy industry – FUW

NVZ regulations will undermine milk production and dairy industry – FUW

Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) chairman Dei Davies has said that the current Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZ) regulations will “severely undermine”...

October 22, 2021

FUW stresses need for agricultural funding clarity in meeting with George Eustice

FUW stresses need for agricultural funding clarity in meeting with George Eustice

Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) president Glyn Roberts has stressed the need for clarity on funding for Welsh agriculture at...

March 19, 2021

Water regulations will ‘kill off’ Welsh family dairy farms – FUW

Water regulations will ‘kill off’ Welsh family dairy farms – FUW

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) Milk and Dairy Produce committee says tenants, young farmers, new entrants and small and...

February 26, 2021

FUW warns farmers to be on the lookout for potential scams

FUW warns farmers to be on the lookout for potential scams

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is urging members to be aware of scams and cold callers, as recent incidents...

February 7, 2021

FUW encourages farmers to get behind Big Farmland Bird Count 2021

FUW encourages farmers to get behind Big Farmland Bird Count 2021

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is encouraging farmers in Wales to get behind the Big Farmland Bird Count (BFBC)...

January 20, 2021

‘Agriculture Bill clears way for devastating impact on rural communities’ – FUW

‘Agriculture Bill clears way for devastating impact on rural communities’ – FUW

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) says the newly passed Agriculture Act could open the door to devastating impacts on...

November 12, 2020

Farmers reminded about BPS Support Scheme deadline

Farmers reminded about BPS Support Scheme deadline

Those farmers who have submitted an application for the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) via the Single Application Form (SAF) 2020...

October 29, 2020

‘Don’t let negligence and ignorance be cause for a real-life horror’ – fireworks

‘Don’t let negligence and ignorance be cause for a real-life horror’ – fireworks

With bonfire night fast approaching and official displays cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions, the Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is...

October 28, 2020

Phasing out of BPS into RDP is ‘a concern in itself’ – FUW

Phasing out of BPS into RDP is ‘a concern in itself’ – FUW

In responding to the Welsh government’s latest sustainable farming consultation, the Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has supported a number...

October 27, 2020

FUW calls on consumers and industry to make wool ‘first choice’

FUW calls on consumers and industry to make wool ‘first choice’

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is calling on consumers; politicians; and the construction, craft and fashion industries to support...

September 25, 2020

FUW to host virtual All Wales Mental Health Conference

FUW to host virtual All Wales Mental Health Conference

Poor mental health and suicide in rural and farming communities is sadly an increasing problem and one that the Farmers’...

September 23, 2020

FUWIS presents awards to recognise top performers

FUWIS presents awards to recognise top performers

FUW Insurance Services Ltd (FUWIS) recently recognised its top performers by presenting them with a selection of awards, highlighting the...

March 21, 2020

FUW announce seminar line-up for Welsh Dairy Show

FUW announce seminar line-up for Welsh Dairy Show

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is looking forward to “a busy day” at the Welsh Dairy Show on Tuesday,...

October 21, 2018

First ever North Wales FUW Academy event kicks off

First ever North Wales FUW Academy event kicks off

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has kicked off its first ever ‘North Wales FUW Academy’ event with a bang,...

September 29, 2018

Nominations open for Welsh dairy awards

Nominations open for Welsh dairy awards

Farmers who have made the biggest contribution towards the development of the dairy industry and have become an integral part...

August 27, 2018

30 farmers scale Snowdon for worthy charities

30 farmers scale Snowdon for worthy charities

A team of 30 dedicated staff and members of the Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) have recently succeeded in scaling...

August 25, 2018