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Farming Connect Agri-Academy Junior Programme off to flying start

Deputy Minister for Agriculture & Fisheries, Rebecca Evans pictured with Professor Wynne Jones, chair of the Farming Connect strategic advisory board and Agri-Academy Junior Programme candidates.

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Vision for the future

Rebecca EvansRebecca Evans was recently appointed as Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries in the Welsh Government. Here she shares with us her vision for thriving farm businesses in Wales and her plans for working in partnership with the industry.

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Do I need to apply to the Basic Payment Scheme National Reserve?

sheepYou do not need to apply if you had a letter in July from Rural Payments Wales informing you that you were automatically eligible for an allocation, as you activated at least one Single Payment Scheme (SPS) entitlements in 2013.

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