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  • New look Market Development Team for HCC

    Apr 10 2012

    The drive to get more people in the UK and abroad enjoying Welsh Lamb and Welsh Beef has been boosted by two new additions to the Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales team

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  • New booklet advises farmers on controlling liver fluke

    Apr 4 2012

    A new booklet giving farmers advice on how to deal with liver fluke in their sheep and cattle is the culmination of four years research at Welsh academic institutions

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  • New HCC booklet gives top 10 tips for woodchip pads

    Apr 3 2012

    Well designed woodchip pads can be a welfare friendly and cost-effective way to over-winter cattle

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  • Graham hangs up his butchers apron after a lifetimes work

    Apr 3 2012

    A long-serving character in the Welsh meat industry is hanging up his apron after 43 years

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  • New sheep medicines leaflet published

    Apr 3 2012

    New information giving an up-to-date list of licensed medicines to control external parasites on sheep has been published by Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales

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  • Money-saving ideas for life on the farm

    Mar 23 2012

    High costs remain a worry on many farms, despite improved market returns for livestock. With that in mind, Welsh red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru has put together a number of money-saving ideas to help farmers reduce the costs burden

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  • Welsh beef herd falls but sheep breeding flock stabilises

    Mar 23 2012

    The number of beef cattle in Wales continues to fall while sheep figures are showing signs of a recovery, according to new figures. The annual survey of agriculture presents a snapshot of the industry in December of each year

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  • Wales targets Russia for exports of red meat

    Mar 21 2012

    Russia is a new export target for Welsh Lamb and Welsh Beef. A team of Russian inspectors recently visited Wales to see the conditions that exist both on farm and in processing plants

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  • Deputy Minister appoints new members to the board of Hybu Cig Cymru

    Mar 21 2012

    Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries Alun Davies, has today announced the appointment of four new members to the board of Hybu Cig Cymru

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  • Europe gives multi-million boost to Welsh red meat industry

    Mar 21 2012

    ‘Further investment could pump another 23m into Welsh economy' - report An investment of just over 1 million pounds has led to benefits worth more than 2

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  • Win a taste of la dolce vita in Milan with Welsh Lamb!

    Mar 12 2012

    Mention the Italian city of Milan and it instantly conjures up an image of a city with breathtaking architecture and a stylish population dressed in the latest designer fashions

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  • Healthy eating message for Cardiff and Newport students

    Mar 12 2012

    Eating healthily on a tight budget is a tricky art - more so if you are a student. Take-away pizzas and burgers may at face value appear tempting. But it is far healthier, cheaper - and just as easy - to buy the ingredients and cook from scratch

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  • Charolais and HCC launch Welsh Suckler Herd of the Year competition

    Mar 12 2012

    The search is on for the leading suckler herd in Wales. All suckler producers from Holyhead to Haverfordwest using a registered Charolais sire will be eligible to enter

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  • New online calculator helps farmers achieve top prices for lambs

    Mar 12 2012

    A new function has been added to Hybu Cig Cymru's website to help farmers decide how and when to achieve the best prices for their lambs

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  • New results shows improved fertility in the Welsh beef herd

    Mar 2 2012

    New figures released this month show a rise in the number of calves registered in Wales despite a drop in the number of breeding cows

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