New at this year’s Royal Welsh Show will be a Business Zone profiling the unrivalled professional services and affinity discounts available to NFU Cymru members
NFU Cymru’s second-to-none discounts and services are exclusive to members and are designed to cover every aspect of your farming business. NFU Cymru’s professional services offer political, legal, regulatory and technical information, as well as more practical business focussed solutions covering law, planning, environment and energy.
NFU Cymru membership also means that you get access to discounts specifically negotiated with farmers and growers in mind, ensuring you’re getting the best possible access to what’s on the market whether it be vehicles, ATV’s, agricultural tyres, fuel card, farm security, health care, and much more.
Kevin Owen, NFU Cymru’s Head of Operations said: “Within the Business Zone you’ll be able to speak directly with our professional advisers from NFU Energy and NFU Employment along with our Legal Assistance Scheme Adviser and Legal and Rural Surveyor Panel Firms, who can advise on all types of legal matters including our NFU Contract Checking Service, planning and all matters land management, as well as our bespoke NFU Tenants Service. The NFU Mutual Risk Management Service will also be on hand.
“Located within the same space will be some of our partners who provide our members with unrivalled affinity discounts across a huge range of leading brand names, so come and find out how to save money on your next purchases.”
There’ll be valuable advice and guidance throughout the week from all our specialist teams and specific promotions and themes linked to particular services on the following days:
- Monday – NFU Energy - NFU Energy help farmers with everything from buying and selling energy through to securing new connections and upgrades, wayleaves, energy regulation, compliance and energy efficiency; in fact, anything to do with energy in agriculture.
- Tuesday – NFU Employment - Takes the hassle out of complying with employment law with advice, templates, contracts and regular updates, and Risk Management Services -RMS showcase how risk management can be applied to farming businesses to improve safety, introduce training and managing risks.
- Wednesday – Legal Assistance - For just £35 plus VAT a year, the NFU Legal Assistance Scheme offers peace of mind in terms of financial support towards professional costs for legal disputes affecting farming businesses, plus the Contract Checking Service who help members understand exactly what they’re signing with a professional overview of a contract and Legal Panel Firms from whom members receive a 12.5% discount on hourly professional fees on all legal matters relating to agricultural matters.
- Thursday – NFU Tenants Service - A dedicated service providing assistance and professional advice on all tenancy issues with a £600 contribution towards a members rent review and Rural Surveyor Panel Firms - NFU Cymru has a selection of rural surveyors who provide specialist advice on tenancy, succession, rent reviews, land management, utilities and compensation.
Mr Owen added: “No appointments are needed; simply call in at our stand for refreshment and at the same time pop in to the Business Zone to speak with our team, and learn more about getting the most out of your NFU Cymru membership with our professional services and affinity discounts.”