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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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  • Over supply of lamb one of the factors affecting market returns

    Jun 6 2012

    A high supply of lamb to the market is one of a number of forces which has influenced the prices received by farmers for their livestock this spring. Figures show that the GB weekly average

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  • New booklets will help farmers to make the most of their land

    Jun 6 2012

    Two new booklets are being launched this week that aim to give farmers practical information about how they can get the best from their land.

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  • Soccer pundit and author cook up a week to remember at the Urdd Eisteddfod

    Jun 1 2012

    A former Wales football star and a leading Welsh language children’s author will be showing off their culinary skills during the Urdd National Eisteddfod in Caernarfon.

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  • HCC supports event which highlights Wales’ most important natural resource

    May 29 2012

    Farmers from across Wales will be attending a brand new event to find out more about how their business can benefit from the latest research and methods of grassland management.

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  • New Welsh Beef campaign hits TV in the run-up to Christmas

    May 28 2012

    Hybu Cig Cymru's latest television campaign for Welsh Beef hits the nation's screens tonight (Monday December 1)

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  • Welsh Lamb fuels cyclists as Olympic Flame arrives in Wales

    May 28 2012

    Healthy eating and an active lifestyle go hand in hand

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  • New recipe booklets to help you get ready for a sizzling summer of events

    May 28 2012

    With a huge summer of sport and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, people across the country won't be short of reasons to get together with friends and family

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  • Could Wales benefit from American carcase grading systems?

    May 25 2012

    A member of the Welsh red meat industry will be heading across the Atlantic in a bid to learn more about the carcase grading systems in the USA

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  • Welsh Lamb production remains constant during first quarter of 2012

    May 21 2012

    Welsh Lamb production during the first quarter of 2012 remains stable as a result of improved carcase weights, according to red meat promotion agency Hybu Cig Cymru

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  • Welsh Olympic athlete backs new competition to highlight the link between diet and sport

    May 8 2012

    Young people across Wales are being given the chance to win a prize that money cannot buy - the chance to cycle around a track with an Olympic and World Champion

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  • HCC flies the flag in Italy as Welsh Lamb sales leap 40 per cent

    May 3 2012

    Italians have a growing appetite for Welsh Lamb and Welsh Beef. Exports of Welsh Lamb to Italy were worth more than 11 million in 2011 - an increase of 40 per cent on the previous year. Meanwhile Welsh Beef sales in Italy were worth 6

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  • Welsh lambs showing improved conformation but good timing essential

    Apr 12 2012

    New figures have been released which show continued improvement from Welsh sheep farmers in meeting lamb market requirements

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