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.

Click here to view our upcoming and recent webinars

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

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

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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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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

| Case Studies
Rotational grazing improves farm’s grass quality without need to reseed
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Seek advice now in preparation for applying for funding through Welsh Government schemes
23 October 2020   Farming Connect is this week embarking on a new autumn campaign urging farm…
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Farming Connect online training gives Carmarthenshire farmer the skills she needs to develop her business
21 October 2020   Carmarthenshire-born farmer’s daughter Elena Davies describes herself as a …
Events
28 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: Lamb Finishing Efficiency
Farming Connect will be hosting an hour-long webinar...
29 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: Prevention and control of new mastitis infection during housing
Join Farming Connect for an interactive webinar with...
29 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: Should we be using less nitrogen?
Join Farming Connect and Chris Duller, soil and...