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  • Correct dosage essential when treating sheep

    Aug 20 2015

    Seven out of 10 farmers incorrectly guessed the weight of sheep during a recent exercise – which can result in the drugs being ineffective when treating worms.

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  • Welsh Lamb roadshow heads out across Britain

    Aug 18 2015

    A major supermarket roadshow to promote Welsh Lamb at key sites across England and Wales will launch later this month.

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  • HCC research indicates the grass of home could be very green

    Aug 14 2015

    Farmers selecting grass for sowing from a league table of “super seeds” could unlock considerable benefits in growing and finishing lambs and cattle and also make sizeable impacts on their carbon footprint, ongoing HCC-funded research suggests.

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  • Love meat like you do with the stars at V Festival

    Aug 14 2015

    Welsh Lamb will have it all wrapped up at one of the largest music events in Britain next weekend when it is served to VIPs at the star-studded V Festival sponsored by Virgin Media in Chelmsford.

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  • Farmer Tom Jones advises ‘help yourself – get mob-handed’

    Aug 12 2015

    Farmer Tom Jones hopes to convince other Welsh producers that it’s not unusual to cut costs and close in on profitability by combining the latest genetic, grazing and forage technical developments.

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  • Farmers back HCC marketing boost to help combat price pressure

    Aug 10 2015

    A Welsh farmer delegation backed HCC’s contingency marketing initiative to boost Welsh Lamb in the face of UK-wide price pressure at an industry meeting in Aberystwyth.

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  • National Eisteddfod to stage Welsh culture and red meat

    Jul 31 2015

    The Welsh language and culture will be celebrated next week during Wales’ leading festival which will also feature our country’s red meat.

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  • Prime Minister praises ‘booming Welsh Lamb exports’

    Jul 23 2015

    Prime Minister David Cameron has praised the ‘booming exports of Welsh Lamb’ during his visit to the Royal Welsh Show.

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  • HCC Scholars head for Australia and New Zealand

    Jul 23 2015

    Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) has today announced the recipients of the 2015 HCC Livestock Scholarship during a reception at the Royal Welsh Show.

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  • Pig producers picked for premier pork promotional push

    Jul 22 2015

    Shoppers looking for high quality pork produced in Wales can now find it through a new website launched at the Royal Welsh Show.

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  • Supermarkets criticised as lamb price slumps

    Jul 20 2015

    The actions of some supermarket chains that have been actively promoting foreign meat when there is a plentiful supply of Welsh Lamb was criticised on the opening day of the Royal Welsh Show.

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  • Progress in talks to bring £1 million a year back to Wales

    Jul 20 2015

    Progress is being made to resolve the inequality that exists in way that the UK’s meat promotion bodies are funded, it was revealed at the Royal Welsh Show today.

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  • New system to boost demand for Welsh Lamb at home and abroad

    Jul 20 2015

    New overseas markets continue to offer great opportunities for exporters of Welsh Lamb and Welsh Beef, according to Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales.

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  • Celebrity cookbook launch on HCC stand at Royal Welsh Show

    Jul 17 2015

    Some of Wales’ most famous names will exclusively reveal their favourite recipe in a cookbook produced by the agricultural charity, R.A.B.I (Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution).

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  • Bulletin highlights HCC’s work for stakeholders and consumers

    Jul 16 2015

    Bulletin 2015– the annual round-up of activities carried out by Hybu Cig Cymru on behalf of stakeholders and a look ahead to what lies in store for the red meat industry – is on its way to more than 37,000 farmers across Wales.

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