president Glyn Roberts said: "Farming communities are close-knit communities and this shows what can be achieved when we all come together with a common goal.
Anglesey farmhouse breakfast, Cartio Mon, Bodedern, 9.
Denbighshire county secretary in 1966, he discovered that some newspapers were shunning reports of the union's county committee meetings.
Speaking at the union's annual breakfast in Cardiff Bay, FUW
president Glyn Roberts said "poorly thought out or poorly investigated" decisions could have a disastrous effect on the rural economy.
On Tuesday the FUW
will host a seminar on livestock-worrying by dogs with North Wales Police and will hear first-hand from sheep farmer and FUW
member Gwyn Thomas about his experience of livestock-worrying.
They were sent on their way with flapjacks made by Gwen Jones, wife of FUW
Llanrwst office assistant Gwyn Jones, and sustained by bacon-andegg butties arranged by FUW
Caernarfonshire executive officer Gwynedd Watkin.
Of course, the FUW
opposed this regional approach and time will tell whether or not this strategy has made any meaningful impact on bovine TB levels in Wales.
Tony secured two tickets for the ride between Porthmadog and Blaenau Ffestiniog by offering pounds 300 when they went up for auction among FUW
We will continue this campaign over the coming year," said FUW
managing director Alan Davies.
has long stressed that in order to protect farm businesses from severe financial and emotional stress, it is imperative that improved public awareness is coupled with central recording of incidences, tighter regulation and better enforcement.
With lynx releases planned in northern England, and even parts of Wales, the FUW
said advocates would not countenance releases in heavily populated areas.
He has held the role of vicepresident of the FUW