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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

Concerns over Australia trade deal are ‘well founded’ – FUW

Concerns over Australia trade deal are ‘well founded’ – FUW

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) says concerns that a trade deal struck with Australia could be severely damaging to...

May 19, 2021

Welsh government silence on payment capping is ‘shameful’

Welsh government silence on payment capping is ‘shameful’

The failure of the Welsh government and its Agriculture White Paper to refer to payment capping is “shameful” and raises...

April 22, 2021

Carmarthen farmers quiz Senedd hopefuls at hustings

Carmarthen farmers quiz Senedd hopefuls at hustings

Carmarthen farmers took the opportunity to quiz their prospective Senedd Members for the Carmarthen East and Dinefwr constituency at a...

April 15, 2021

FUW to host virtual hustings across Wales

FUW to host virtual hustings across Wales

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) is hosting a series of virtual hustings to ensure that farmers have the opportunity...

April 10, 2021

FUW rejects White Paper proposals and calls for ‘genuine’ Welsh policy on agriculture

FUW rejects White Paper proposals and calls for ‘genuine’ Welsh policy on agriculture

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has rejected the key proposals for the future of agricultural support in Wales set...

March 30, 2021

Border checks delay leaves ‘uneven playing field’ for UK producers – FUW

Border checks delay leaves ‘uneven playing field’ for UK producers – FUW

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has described the UK government’s decision to allow imports from the EU to circumvent...

March 15, 2021

Water regulations vote a ‘betrayal of Welsh farming’ – FUW

Water regulations vote a ‘betrayal of Welsh farming’ – FUW

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has expressed its bitter disappointment with Senedd members who failed to support a motion...

March 4, 2021

Young farmers must ‘not be left behind’ – Roberts

Young farmers must ‘not be left behind’ – Roberts

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) president Glyn Roberts has stressed the importance of the Wales YFC at the virtual...

March 1, 2021

FUW to host information webinar on livestock worrying

FUW to host information webinar on livestock worrying

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW), jointly with Wales YFC and FUW Insurance Services, is hosting a livestock worrying webinar...

February 21, 2021

FUW meets with BMPA to discuss Brexit concerns on meat exports

FUW meets with BMPA to discuss Brexit concerns on meat exports

Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) members from Montgomeryshire, as well as the British Meat Processors Association (BMPA), have met with...

February 10, 2021

Welsh farming unions raise concerns about future direction of Welsh agri policy

Welsh farming unions raise concerns about future direction of Welsh agri policy

The Welsh farming unions and Wales YFC have written to the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs to express...

February 10, 2021