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Farming News

NFU Cymru president: Stephen James will serve for another two years (54107869)

Re-lected NFU Cymru president sets priorities

Pembrokeshire could be delivered another blow with restrictions on the timing of slurry applications (53797313)

'Triple whammy' for Pembrokeshire lowland farmers

Heifer calves (53675814)

Pembrokeshire pioneers calf health initiative

Farms face cash flow problems

Cash flow concerns in wait for BPS

Where's your EID tag? (52298616)

EID tag system for sheep set to go live

Cattle must have had a clear pre-movement TB test before they are moved to or from common land.
PICTURE: Debbie James (51518590)

New TB rules for cattle on common land

Suspended jail sentence for man who blow-torched carcasses to sell as illegal 'smokies'. FILE PICTURE

Meat destined for pet food was sold as illegal 'African delicacy'

Gareth Thomas of auctioneers JJ Morris, judge Jeff Matthews and Miss Stephanie Roberts with the champion Belgian Blue Heifer affectionately known as Miss Whitland (49981253)

'Miss Whitland' takes crown at fatstock show and sale

Ffermio presenter Alun Elidyr (left) with Mrs Thomas and Llion Roberts from Ifor Williams Trailers (48473272)

Farmer, 73, wins major TV show prize

First Milk drops milk supply prices

First Milk drops milk supply prices

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A global shortage of the BCG vaccine has led to the suspension of the vaccination effort of badgers in North Pembrokeshire . (48223160)

North Pembrokeshire badger vaccination scheme suspended

HCC’s Market Development Officer, Melanie Cargill presented the prize to the winning Welsh Butcher’s Shop, Rogers and Son (46919466)

Prize butcher sets sights on Pembrokeshire

Mervyn John competing in the Six Nations ploughing event last month
PICTURE: Meyrick Brown (45537677)

Veteran ploughman represents Wales

The judges recorded a near perfect score for the winning heifer, the Jersey Tregibby Panama Tequila, shown by the Wilson family at the Welsh Dairy Show
PICTURE: Meyrick Brown (44747137)

Jersey entries take Dairy Show honours

Coedwynog has received planning permission for a 500kw anaerobic digester.PICTURE: Stock image

Park planners approve dairy farm's digester

President's lady Lesley Fudge and Helen Williams, chairman of Pembrokeshire RABI Ladies Committee at the ladies day reception at the Pembrokeshire County Show (37752423)

RABI reaps benefits of show fundraising

Trehill Farm has won aNational Trust award for their crop every year since 2007. (37739569)

Potato farmers named producers of the decade

Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb met a group of farmers in north Pembrokeshire last week. (37754240)

MP meets farmers to discuss industry issues

Marts from August 27th

Latest milk price cut is 'bitter blow'

Latest milk price cut is 'bitter blow'

Winner of the Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society Bursary Award was 19-year-old Scott Robinson of Parc Y Bryn Farm, Llandissilio. PICTURE: Western Telegraph (36361090)

Farmers of the future recognised at awards

Winner of the Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society Bursary Award was 19-year-old Scott Robinson of Parc Y Bryn Farm, Llandissilio. PICTURE: Western Telegraph (36361090)

Farmers of the future recognised at awards

Clynderwen couple Dill and Mostyn Davies, pictured with NFU Cymru's Howell Davies and son of Idris Davies, Geraint Davies, were awarded the prestigious Idris Davies Memorial Award for their tireless work with the YFC. PICTURE: Western Telegraph (36349301)

Farming stalwarts honoured with awards

Founder Dai Davies receives a certificate marking his appointment as Honourary Life President of the Future Farmers of Wales organisation from current chairman Joy Smith
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Honour for Dai Davies, founder of Future Farmers of Wales

Force tackles rural crime

The dairy and lamb crisis was high on the agenda for FUW committee chairmen
PICTURE: (S) (35133784)

Union holds crisis talks over dairy and lamb

Michelle Evans

Pig farmers chosen as ambassadors

Farm Watch scheme launched in county

European Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan opens the Show

EU Commissioner gets the farming message

Phil Rees stands in a crop of Marco forage maize less than a week ago

Maize adds to silage recipe

Large, extensive hill farms will gain substantially under Wales’ new BPSPICTURE: Debbie James

Hill farms come out on top in BPS deal

Plaid Cymru AM Elin Jones

'Ceredigion farmers suffer as prices hit rock bottom'

Firefighters succeed in moo-ving trapped cows along

Firefighters succeed in moo-ving trapped cows along

Farmers Martin Mathias and Richard Prout are pictured with Jonathan Hughes of the National Trust at the silt traps at Castle Dock Woods, StackpolePICTURE: Debbie James.

Clean-up plan for lake system

Howell EdwardsPICTURE: Meyrick Brown

Equestrian student wins prize

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Biggest dairy co-op joins price cut move

Tractor 'road rage' warning to farmers

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In the team events the winners were the Pembroke Community SchoolPICTURE: Meyrick Brown (30123705)

50 years on the trot helping the disabled

Hereford dispersal proves big draw

New team at the helm – Brian Walters, Richard Vaughan, Brian Thomas, Eifion Huws, Glyn Roberts, Dewi Owen and Brian Bowen

New deputy is campaigns veteran

Standing down: Emyr Jones is bowing out at president of the FUW.PICTURE: Debbie James

End of an era as Emyr steps down

Rustlers target Welsh 'soft option'

Photo Arvid Parry Jones 13June05 Ref Barry Alston; farmers Union of Wales AGM. FUW President Gareth Vaughan awards for services to agriculture to juurnalist and broadcaster Sulwyn Thomas (Left) and to Carmarthenshire farmer Nick Somerfield (Right) Pic 6 (

Former FUW county chair dies

New milk price cut to farmers

New milk price cut to farmers

OPINION: 'The UK has long been over dependent on food imports'

The successful applicant will care for a flock of Welsh Mountain sheepPICTURE: Debbie James

Conservation project leads to shepherd search for Snowdonia flock

Cow grazing on the cliff top above FishguardPICTURE: Wales Farmer/Western Telegraph (26181114)

Clock ticking on land declarations: Single Application Forms deadline today

Wales YFC chairman Iwan Meirion. (19671816)

YFC calls for support

Meeting set to discuss the Haven

The total value of Welsh lamb exported was £112m in 2010, £133m in 2011, £124m in 2012 and £154.7m in 2013.  (19669667)

Daffodil and Welsh lamb exports 'higher than ever' says minister

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