FUW

Welsh sheep and goat farmers reminded to submit inventory

Welsh sheep and goat farmers reminded to submit inventory

Sheep and goat farmers across Wales are being reminded to submit their annual inventory by February 1, 2022. The inventory,...

January 13, 2022

FUW slams Asda for removing 100% British beef pledge

FUW slams Asda for removing 100% British beef pledge

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has written to Asda regarding the supermarket’s decision to step away from its pledge...

January 13, 2022

FUW to host farmhouse breakfasts across Wales

FUW to host farmhouse breakfasts across Wales

Farmers Union of Wales (FUW) teams across the country are once again aiming to host a variety of farmhouse breakfasts...

January 9, 2022

FUW raises concerns about changes to livestock movement rules

FUW raises concerns about changes to livestock movement rules

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has raised its concerns regarding proposed changes to the registration and reporting of livestock...

December 23, 2021

Winners announced of the FUW Christmas card competition

Winners announced of the FUW Christmas card competition

The winners of the Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) Christmas card competition have been announced. Annest O’Neill of Ysgol Treferthyr,...

December 4, 2021

Pembrokeshire farmer wins FUW special dairy award

Pembrokeshire farmer wins FUW special dairy award

The 2021 Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) award for a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the Welsh...

November 30, 2021

FUW: ‘Violence against women and girls is not acceptable’

FUW: ‘Violence against women and girls is not acceptable’

The Farmer’s Union of Wales have reaffirmed its continued support to end violence against women and girls by joining the...

November 25, 2021

Spending review reveals repeat of broken UK government promise to farmers – FUW

Spending review reveals repeat of broken UK government promise to farmers – FUW

Relative cuts to Wales’ agricultural and rural development funding allocation announced in the latest spending review break, the Conservative manifesto...

October 30, 2021

FUW seeks nominations for outstanding dairy person in Wales

FUW seeks nominations for outstanding dairy person in Wales

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is once again looking to recognise an individual who has made a great contribution...

October 23, 2021

FUW encourages children to submit farming Christmas card design in aid of charity

FUW encourages children to submit farming Christmas card design in aid of charity

Primary school pupils from all over Wales are being invited to enter a Christmas card design themed around farming for...

September 11, 2021

UK-NZ trade deal brings huge concern to the Welsh agricultural sector – FUW

UK-NZ trade deal brings huge concern to the Welsh agricultural sector – FUW

Concerns for the Welsh agricultural sector are stacking up as details of a free trade deal with New Zealand are...

August 25, 2021

FUW to discuss merits and drawbacks of carbon trading quotas

FUW to discuss merits and drawbacks of carbon trading quotas

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is to discuss the merits and drawbacks of limiting the amount of carbon credits...

August 21, 2021

FUW looks forward to Welsh National sheepdog trials

FUW looks forward to Welsh National sheepdog trials

The Welsh National sheepdog trials will be held at Sandilands farm, Tywyn, Gwynedd, from August 24 to August 26, and...

August 15, 2021

‘Protect your business, protect your family’ – FUW on farm safety

‘Protect your business, protect your family’ – FUW on farm safety

Farm safety and how farmers can protect themselves and their business will be under the spotlight at an upcoming webinar,...

July 15, 2021

FUW has ‘grave concerns’ for UK-Australia trade deal

FUW has ‘grave concerns’ for UK-Australia trade deal

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has highlighted the need for MPs to do all they can to fully scrutinise...

June 15, 2021

FUW welcomes decision to review pollution regulations

FUW welcomes decision to review pollution regulations

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has welcomed the decision of the Senedd to review the current Control of Agricultural...

June 14, 2021

Welsh farmers voice concerns to MPs over potential UK-Australia trade deal

Welsh farmers voice concerns to MPs over potential UK-Australia trade deal

Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) members from Caernarfonshire and Denbighshire have outlined their concerns and objections to the UK free...

June 13, 2021

‘Guardians of the Welsh Land’ campaign to highlight positive impact of farming on the environment

‘Guardians of the Welsh Land’ campaign to highlight positive impact of farming on the environment

The Farmers Union of Wales (FUW) has said that the increasingly negative narrative around livestock farming and its portrayed impact...

May 30, 2021