Cattle keepers reminded of TB testing requirements25/03/2015
Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales, Professor Christianne Glossop, has reminded farmers that cattle need to have had a clear TB test no more than 60 days before they can be moved for summer grazing.
Sharing the location of TB infected farms30/01/2015
NFU Cymru has responded to the Welsh Government consultation on sharing the location of TB infected farms.
NFU Cymru welcomes TB Testing News27/01/2015
NFU Cymru has welcomed today's news that the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) has issued contracts to two Welsh based suppliers to deliver, on its behalf, TB testing and other Official Veterinarian work to livestock keepers across Wales.
Cross compliance and overdue TB Testing - 201516/12/2014
From 1 January 2015 the existing 'zero tolerance' cross-compliance rules will be applied to all herds and all types of TB tests that are notified via a test notification letter from APHA formally AHVLA.
Views sought on TB breakdown info publication08/12/2014
The Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, has launched a consultation on proposals to allow the location of cattle herds affected with TB to be made public.
Changes to TB Testing as of January 201525/11/2014
CAP Scheme Payments could be penalised as a result of changes to TB testing requirements in January 2015
Fight against TB_Badger found dead survey launched05/11/2014
As part of the Welsh Government's drive to tackle the problem of bovine tuberculosis (TB), members of the public are being asked to report sightings of dead badgers to help with an extensive survey.
Impending changes to Bovine TB rules15/09/2014
Farmers were reminded of impending changes to rules on Bovine TB pre-movement testing of cattle moving to and from premises within Sole Occupancy Authorities (SOAs) which will come into effect after 30 September 2014
Act responsibly urges NFU Cymru as milk quotas end31/03/2015
As EU milk quotas come to an end this week after 30 years, NFU Cymru's Milk Board Chairman Aled Jones has urged all countries to act responsibly and collectively in order to manage future volatility.
The end of milk quotas: FAQ31/03/2015
As EU milk quotas come to an end this week, NFU Cymru has put together some guidance covering the most commonly-asked questions....
Reminder of impending changes to Bovine TB rules19/08/2014
NFU Cymru is using Pembrokeshire County Show to remind farmers of impending changes to rules on Bovine TB pre-movement testing of cattle moving to and from premises within Sole Occupancy Authorities (SOAs)
Policy Update_Issue 7,201524/02/2015
Included in this issue: Sheep and Goat Annual Inventory, Beef Processor Code of Practice, YFC Update, Dairy Producer Representative Summit. Regional Tb Board Meetings, NFU Cymru Events & Meetings.
Policy Update_Issue 6, 201517/02/2015
Included in this update: Dairy Producer Representative Summit, Waste Exemptions, Regional Tb Board Meetings
NFU Dairy Producer Rep Summit16/02/2015
This event is for farmer representatives, dairy farmers who are already represented through producer groups, those that are thinking about it and those who want to learn more about the benefits of collaboration.
Shopping around for the best deal10/02/2015
Members present at the Monmouthshire NFU Cymru meeting held at Graig Olway, Usk, felt extremely angered by retailers who have heavily discounted milk in an attempt to increase footfall and gain market share
Policy Update_Issue 4, 201506/02/2015
Included in this issue: Muller Wiseman Milk Price, Health Benefits of Milk, Groceries Adjudicator, NFU Cymru's Next Generation Policy Forum, Basic Payment Scheme Meetings, Regional Tb Board Meetings
No Tabular Valuations Thanks to NFU Cymru Lobbying21/10/2014
NFU Cymru has today welcomed the announcement by the Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, that the Welsh Government will not be introducing tabular valuations for compensating farmers who have lost animals to bovine TB.
Agriculture Director to Address Wrexham Meeting30/01/2015
The Welsh Government Director of Agriculture, Food & Marine, Andrew Slade, will be guest speaker at the next Wrexham NFU Cymru Branch meeting on Tuesday, 10 February 2015.
Montgomeryshire NFU Cymru on-farm meeting23/01/2015
Stephen James, NFU Cymru's President will be guest speaker at Montgomeryshire NFU Cymru on-farm meeting on Wednesday, 4 February, 2015.