Improve the future of pasture-based livestock systems.

Prosper from Pasture is a short programme with 3 levels that will develop your knowledge and confidence in grassland management.

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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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Do you want to learn how to use Word, Excel, emails, the internet, social media.

Friendly, accessible classes, at a pace to suit you.

For more information click here.

“Pick up the phone, we’re here to help” is the offer from Farming Connect as it steps up fully funded online or telephone support during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Whatever the future holds, whatever tomorrow looks like, Farming Connect can help future-proof your business.

With our support, both you and your business can take the necessary steps to be ‘fit for the future’.

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The parasite control planner has been developed to focus both farmer and vet on the important factors involved specifically with health planning for parasite control in cattle and sheep.

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Discover ways to increase profitability and reduce GHG emissions using the NEW interactive farm

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Useful information and advice to help keep farm businesses and farmers resilient and plan positively for the future.

FarmWell Wales Directory

Farming Connect Useful links

Stop! And think safe before starting any job! Is it worth the risk?

"Safe stop" saves lives and livelihoods.

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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

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Calling all dairy, beef, sheep and goat farmers…put away your pad and pencil and store all your animal management records online!
29 October 2020   Farming Connect has arranged two fully-funded online webinars which will…
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EIP WALES – bringing practical and scientific backgrounds together to benefit the wider industry
29 October 2020   Since it was first launched in 2016, EIP (European Innovation Partnership)…
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Farming Connect webinar will explain all you need to know about the Welsh Government’s new FBG Yard Coverings scheme
27 October 2020   Farmers throughout Wales are invited to attend a Farming Connect webinar…
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Rotational grazing improves farm’s grass quality without need to reseed
26 October 2020   An organic beef and sheep farm is getting more performance from grass since…
Events
3 Nov 2020
WEBINAR: Transition of Cattle to Fodder Beet
This is the first webinar in a series of Fodder...
4 Nov 2020
WEBINAR: The Farm Business Grant – Yard Coverings
Speakers: Keith Owen, KeBek, Environmental Consultant...
5 Nov 2020
WEBINAR: Improving efficiency of feeding beef cattle at Pantyderi demonstration site
Beef producers will need to concentrate on improving...