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  • Exports bring the wealth back to Wales - HCC

    Jan 26 2012

    The Welsh red meat industry can play a key role to boost the economy during these troubled times, according to the chairman of red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru

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  • Survey helps farmers make every lamb count

    Jan 26 2012

    A new booklet produced by red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru in time for the peak lambing season aims to help farmers increase production

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  • The search begins to find new global explorers

    Jan 26 2012

    People working in the Welsh red meat industry are being challenged to find new farming techniques that could further improve the production of Welsh Lamb, Welsh Beef and pork

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  • Wales is largest sheep meat exporter from the EU

    Jan 26 2012

    Wales is the biggest exporter of sheep meat to countries outside the European Union, a top line-up of European politicians and officials were told today

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  • Welsh Lamb with Swedes for the Christmas dinner smorgasbord

    Dec 20 2011

    Santa can enjoy Welsh Lamb when he sits down for his Christmas dinner this year. It's just a short sleigh-ride from his Lapland home to Sweden, where he can enjoy premium Welsh Lamb in some of the country's finest restaurants

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  • 1 Million RDP project to boost Welsh red meat industry completes its work

    Dec 20 2011

    A 1 million project to improve the Welsh red meat industry and help businesses to become more sustainable with a long term future has completed its work

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  • Taste, tenderness, leanness and price are top selling points for lamb

    Dec 20 2011

    Taste is the number one factor that convinces consumers to buy lamb, according to research carried out by Welsh red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru. The other main criteria that sway purchasing decisions are tenderness, leanness and price

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  • Welsh sheep numbers up thanks to improved market returns

    Dec 20 2011

    There has been a 10 per cent increase in the number of lambs in Wales this year - but the overall number of sheep is still well below the record number on Welsh farms in the 1990s

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  • Successful HCC Elite Ram Project exceeds expectations

    Dec 20 2011

    A unique project designed to help Welsh sheep farmers improve the quality of their livestock has been a resounding success

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  • Save your quality time at Christmas with an alternative to turkey

    Dec 16 2011

    With only a few weeks left until Christmas, many people will find their time getting tighter as they struggle to finish their shopping and their preparations for Christmas dinner

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  • Welsh Lamb goes on sale in Canada as export drive succeeds

    Dec 14 2011

    Welsh Lamb has broken into the Canadian market after a successful trade mission headed by red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru, it was revealed at the Royal Welsh Winter Fair today

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  • HCC launches 120,000 Elite AI Bull Project to improve herds

    Dec 14 2011

    A new 120,000 Elite Artificial Insemination Bull Project which aims to maximise the quality of calves produced for suckler herds for both terminal and maternal characteristics was launched by Hybu Cig Cymru at the Royal Welsh Winter Fair today

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  • Board members sought for Hybu Cig Cymru Meat Promotion Wales

    Dec 14 2011

    Advertisements have been published by the Welsh Government today seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales

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  • International students given a taste of Wales

    Nov 23 2011

    Almost a hundred international students from across the world were given tips on how to live healthy lives while studying in Wales

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  • Rising costs outstrip market gains for lamb - HCC

    Nov 23 2011

    Costs are increasing at such a relentless rate that they are outstripping the improved market returns received by farmers for their lambs, according to red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru

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