Pig production is experiencing a resurgence in Wales but given price volatility and tight margins, all businesses must focus on being technically efficient, managing costs and exploiting opportunities.

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Animal Health

Managing and controlling disease and ensuring animal health and welfare is the most effective way to maintain or increase productivity from livestock. 


On-farm projects and trials focus on, the integration of new technology and/or new approaches to management. Raising standards of on-farm efficiency by decreasing inputs and increasing outputs with the aim of looking at ways to increase profitability

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Our Advisory Service provides expert, independent, confidential and bespoke advice to farm and forestry businesses


Matching experienced farm and forestry mentors with mentees, providing 15 hours of one-to-one support to help you meet business, technical and business objectives

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Group support

Join like-minded business people, to discuss challenges, consider opportunities and find new or improved ways of working

Skills and Training

Develop your skills, develop your confidence- you’ll soon find new ways to develop your business

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