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The Welsh Pasture Project aims to provide information and management advice based on regional grass growth trends, which have been carefully recorded by the dedicated project farmers. Find out more

If you manage it well production and utilization of grass could be increased significantly, inputs can be decreased, production costs can be reduced and profit margins will increase. More information

The ‘Ear to the Ground’ podcast, the first of its kind to be available in both Welsh and English, shares technical information, advice, support and inspiration to the farming community in Wales.

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Sampling, testing and one-to-one advice from local vets is available for Welsh farm businesses registered with Farming Connect.

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Join us and industry experts for a wide range of topical webinars aimed at providing useful support and information to you during this uncertain time.

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Farming Connect - helping you drive your business forward

Our enhanced programme is providing support which is transforming the business prospects of thousands of farmers and foresters.

Many services are fully funded, others are subsidised by up to 80%

To benefit from all that’s now on offer, you will need to register for the programme. Individuals registered under the previous programme will need to re-register.

Check the eligibility criteria, which has now been widened to include more farmers and foresters with smaller holdings, new categories of self-employed contractors and food businesses.

With our support you could:

  • benefit from subsidised business support, tailored to your business needs
  • reduce outputs and increase efficiency across all areas of your business
  • benchmark your performance and work towards progress and growth
  • identify areas for improvement and find solutions to problems
  • develop your skills as part of our new continuing professional development/lifelong learning programme
  • keep up to date with the latest innovations in technology through industry developments and the latest research projects
  • share best practice and benefit from the knowledge of other farmers, industry experts and academic research
  • be inspired by new ideas and find more efficient and innovative ways of working

| Technical Articles
Regenerative agriculture: buzzword and beyond
15 April 2021   Dr David Cutress: IBERS, Aberystwyth University.   Regenerative…
| Podcasts
Episode 40 – Is liquid fertiliser more effective than compound fertiliser?
As a part of a three-year European Innovation Partnership (EIP) Wales project, trials have been…
| Publications
FC - Issue 32 - March/April 2021
Below is the 32nd issue of Farming Connect’s technical publication for farmers and foresters in…
| Technical Articles
The benefits of mixed grazing approaches in grassland-livestock systems
14 April 2021   Dr William Stiles: IBERS, Aberystwyth University.   Take home messages:…
19 Apr 2021
Beginners – Microsoft Excel
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19 Apr 2021
ICT Workshop: Making More from your Grass
How to get more from your grass without additional...
21 Apr 2021
Beginners - Learn how to use the internet for your business
More than 4.1 billion people in the world (December...