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  • Welsh sheep and cattle exports hit record high of £240 million

    Jul 23 2012

    The export trade for Welsh sheep and beef products smashed all previous records in 2011 to stand at almost a quarter of a billion pounds.

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  • Farmers encouraged to take a hands-on approach to ram and bull fertility

    Jul 23 2012

    Welsh red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru is offering practical interactive advice to farmers attending the Royal Welsh Show on how to identify some of the more common fertility problems affecting rams and bulls.

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  • HCC continue efforts to open US market to Welsh produce

    Jul 20 2012

    Efforts to export Welsh Lamb and Welsh Beef to the United States will continue during the Royal Welsh Show.

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  • World champion Geraint’s Tour de France jersey to be won

    Jul 17 2012

    Fancy winning a piece of sporting history? Visitors to Hybu Cig Cymru’s stand at the Royal Welsh Show will be able to do just that, thanks to the red meat agency’s links with world champion Welsh cyclist Geraint Thomas.

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  • Top chefs star at HCC’s Royal Welsh stand

    Jul 16 2012

    An unbeatable line-up of leading chefs will star on the Hybu Cig Cymru stand during this year’s Royal Welsh Show.

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  • Aberystwyth pupils win dream day with World champion cyclist

    Jul 6 2012

    Pupils from an Aberystwyth school will meet one of their sporting heroes after designing a recipe intended to encourage children to eat healthily and take up sport.

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  • Calf numbers up as confidence rises on Welsh farms

    Jul 5 2012

    The number of calves registered in Wales is increasing, according to figures released by Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales. Firm prices and reduced feed costs are the reasons that have encouraged farmers to retain more animals.

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  • Roadshow aims to protect against worms

    Jul 5 2012

    Two events will be held this month to help farmers form a strategy to combat the effect that worms can have on their sheep flocks.

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  • Lamb sales increase in Wales

    Jul 4 2012

    Sales of lamb in Wales increased during the first quarter of this year, according to figures released by Welsh red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru.

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  • HCC promotes projects at UKs biggest sheep event

    Jul 2 2012

    Three projects which aim to increase the returns that Welsh farmers receive from their sheep will be promoted at one of the industry’s biggest events.

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  • Spanish choose Welsh Lamb over domestic product

    Jun 29 2012

    A new survey shows consumers in Spain prefer Welsh Lamb to their own nation’s lamb.

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  • Simple silage storage solutions can make big savings

    Jun 27 2012

    Fuel is one of the main costs for any business, but Welsh farmers are being offered advice on how they can reduce their fuel bills this winter.

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  • Project helps to permanently improve Welsh flock

    Jun 20 2012

    A two year project aimed at increasing knowledge among Welsh farmers about the breeding attributes of their flock has seen a major improvement in the genetics of Welsh sheep.

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  • Making more from less: exploiting the Hampshire Down’s breed potential

    Jun 15 2012

    If you would like to improve the efficiency of your sheep unit, then Mike and Marie Williams have a solution. Investing in high genetic merit Hampshire Down rams has enabled them to produce faster finishing lambs for an earlier market

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  • Top chefs to show Londoners why they should use Welsh Lamb

    Jun 15 2012

    Two top London chefs will be showing off their skills this month and explaining their passion for using Welsh Lamb.

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