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.

Click here to view our upcoming and recent webinars

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

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Prolonged periods of dry weather can present some unique challenges to farmers.

To view some management guidance for these extreme conditions Click here

‘Ear to the Ground’ is a brand-new podcast, the first of its kind to be available in both Welsh and English, that will share technical information, advice, support and inspiration to the farming community in Wales.

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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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“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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Applications for the new Welsh dairy support scheme is now open, supporting farmers hardest hit by the recent exceptional market conditions due to COVID-19.

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

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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

| News
Demo Farm Live event: Rhiwaedog 05/08/2020
29 July 2020   Join us live from the comfort of your own home where our demonstration farmers…
| Technical Articles
Rumen fill scoring for monitoring health in dairy cows
28 July 2020   Dr Cate Williams & Dr David Cutress: IBERS, Aberystwyth University.   …
| Podcasts
Episode 23 - The advantages of planting trees on your land - 24/07/2020
Have you considered planting trees on your farm? Are you aware of the multiple benefits and income…
Events
4 Aug 2020
WEBINAR: Dairy beef calves to Beef production - key aspects for success
Join Farming Connect and Marc Jones, farm consultant,...
5 Aug 2020
WEBINAR: Demo Farm Live: Rhiwaedog
Join us live from Rhiwaedog, Y Bala, one of our...
6 Aug 2020
WEBINAR: Considerations and planning a multi-cut silage system
Is a multi-cut silage system an option for you?...