Royal Welsh Agricultural Show

Royal Welsh Agricultural Show cancelled for 2021

Royal Welsh Agricultural Show cancelled for 2021

The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has announced plans to cancel three of its major shows for 2021 while the showgrounds...

January 28, 2021

UK Ministers engage with Wales’ rural economy in virtual Royal Welsh Show discussion

UK Ministers engage with Wales’ rural economy in virtual Royal Welsh Show discussion

UK Government Ministers David T.C. Davies and Victoria Prentis co-hosted a Q&A session with representatives from the farming and agricultural...

July 24, 2020

NFU Cymru president delivers video message ahead of virtual Royal Welsh Show

NFU Cymru president delivers video message ahead of virtual Royal Welsh Show

Ahead of the virtual Royal Welsh Show next week, NFU Cymru president John Davies has produced a special video message...

July 19, 2020

NFU Cymru to run webinar programme at virtual Royal Welsh Show

NFU Cymru to run webinar programme at virtual Royal Welsh Show

With the Royal Welsh Show is going online in light of coronavirus restrictions, NFU Cymru has decided to take its...

July 4, 2020

Welsh Government launches 5-year plan to address AMR

Welsh Government launches 5-year plan to address AMR

The Welsh Government laid out its plans to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in animals and the environment at this week’s...

July 28, 2019

Pembrokeshire beef and sheep farmer honoured for services to agriculture

Pembrokeshire beef and sheep farmer honoured for services to agriculture

Pembrokeshire beef and sheep farmer, Brian Thomas, who started his farming career at the age of 15, has been recognised...

July 25, 2019

Royal Welsh: FUW raises major farming concerns to Secretaries of State

Royal Welsh: FUW raises major farming concerns to Secretaries of State

The potential impact of a No-deal Brexit was just one of the issues raised during a meeting between the Farmers’...

July 24, 2019

NFU Cymru president to outline ‘No-deal’ fears in letter to new PM

NFU Cymru president to outline ‘No-deal’ fears in letter to new PM

NFU Cymru president John Davies will write to the new Prime Minister this week to underline the ‘serious threat’ a...

July 23, 2019

Prince heads to Royal Welsh Show to hear about sustainable farming the ‘Welsh Way’

Prince heads to Royal Welsh Show to hear about sustainable farming the ‘Welsh Way’

As part of his visit to the opening day of the Royal Welsh Show, His Royal Highness the Prince of...

July 22, 2019

Royal Welsh: FUW sets out 2019 show agenda

Royal Welsh: FUW sets out 2019 show agenda

Some of Welsh farming’s most important topics are set to come under the spotlight as the Farmers’ Union of Wales...

July 10, 2019

£46,000 granted for Welsh Farm Safety promotion ‘milestone’ in tackling the issue

£46,000 granted for Welsh Farm Safety promotion ‘milestone’ in tackling the issue

The announcement that the Wales Farm Safety Partnership will receive £46,000 to promote Health and Safety within the agricultural and...

July 25, 2018

Defra Secretary’s comments welcomed…but more clarity is still needed

Defra Secretary’s comments welcomed…but more clarity is still needed

Comments made by Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Michael Gove that is it “overwhelmingly likely” the...

July 25, 2018

Sir Bryner Jones Award: Meet Wales’ most efficient sheep enterprise

Sir Bryner Jones Award: Meet Wales’ most efficient sheep enterprise

A 700-ewe hill sheep farm has been picked for an award celebrating Wales’ most efficient and effective enterprises. As the...

July 25, 2018

Royal Welsh: Defra Secretary hails the success of Welsh food and farming sector

Royal Welsh: Defra Secretary hails the success of Welsh food and farming sector

Environment Secretary Michael Gove joined Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns at the Royal Welsh Show in Llanelwedd on Tuesday (July 24)...

July 25, 2018

Royal Welsh silver medals awarded to 2 society stalwarts

Royal Welsh silver medals awarded to 2 society stalwarts

A total of 12 honorary awards were presented on the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show – including two of the society’s esteemed...

July 24, 2018

Tesco launches cost of production contracts for its 160 British lamb farmers

Tesco launches cost of production contracts for its 160 British lamb farmers

Tesco is set to make a multi-million pound investment in the British lamb industry by introducing improved cost of production...

July 24, 2018

Royal Welsh: Showgoers enjoy constructive discussion with Cabinet Secretary

Royal Welsh: Showgoers enjoy constructive discussion with Cabinet Secretary

Farmers from all over Wales enjoyed a “constructive” meeting with Cabinet Secretary Lesley Griffiths, focusing strongly on Wales’ future post-Brexit...

July 23, 2018

£6.5 million 5-year profitability scheme boost for Welsh dairy

£6.5 million 5-year profitability scheme boost for Welsh dairy

A £6.5 million Welsh dairy improvement programme secured by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) will be rolled out...

July 23, 2018