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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The skills window is now OPEN until Friday 30th of October 2020.

With 80 short courses to choose from, could our training courses help you meet your business objectives?

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‘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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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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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.

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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“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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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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Land: April 2020 – July 2020
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Livestock: April 2020 – July 2020
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Business: April 2020 – July 2020
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Farming Connect leads the way on sensor technology on Welsh farms
30 September 2020   Low-power smart sensors that exploit wireless technology are capturing…
1 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: Trees? Farm livestock? Or both?
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5 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: Managing your range and poultry manure
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6 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: The National Forest, your opportunity to comment
Join Farming Connect and a panel of experienced...