Use our interactive farm to discover ways to improve air quality.

The skills window is now OPEN until Friday 25th of June 2021.

…up to 80% funding for a wide range of courses

…develop your skills …develop your business

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With the growing pressure on the agricultural sector to improve its environmental performance and at the same time remain sustainable, Farming Connect have a range of resources and services relating to Carbon. 

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Our e-learning interactives cover a wide variety of topics which will help you develop new and existing skills, acquire more knowledge and improve working practices within your business.

May Modules of the Month

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

| Case Studies
Powys dairy farmer turns a potential environmental catastrophe into success story
4 May 2021   Just over a year ago, dairy farmer Ifan Jones who farms around 200 acres in…
| Podcasts
Episode 41 - Welsh couple climbing the New Zealand farming ladder
In 2016, Nia Jones and her husband Marc left Wales to follow their dairy farming dream in New…
| Case Studies
Farmer to finish lambs on herbal leys after seeing the benefits first-hand
29 April 2021   The rooting depths of clovers and herbal leys can help Welsh livestock farms…
| News
Farming Connect’s skills application window opens as face-to-face training resumes
28 April 2021   Farming Connect’s face-to-face training is underway again. Due to Covid-19…
Events
6 May 2021
WEBINAR: Grazing management and managing heat stress
Join Farming Connect for a webinar with James Daniel...
7 May 2021
Beginners – Microsoft Excel
Provided you already have basic computer skills, you...
10 May 2021
Beginners – Microsoft Excel
Provided you already have basic computer skills, you...