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22 December 2015
Take extra care of pets this Christmas – CVO
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
As we approach Christmas, the Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales, Christianne Glossop, reminded pet owners to take extra care with their pets over the festive period.
 
21 December 2015
Sheep tagging changes in the New Year
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans has reminded farmers about important changes that affect the way in which sheep keepers identify lambs.
 
18 December 2015
TB testing changes for cattle grazed on common land in Wales
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Rebecca Evans has reminded farmers that from 31 December 2015, cattle that are moved to or from common land will need to have had a clear Pre-Movement TB Test.
 
16 December 2015
Good deal for Wales - 2016 fishing quota agreement reached
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Rebecca Evans has welcomed a “strong and fair” deal for the Welsh fishing industry which will increase quotas and ensure sustainable stocks for years to come.
 
16 December 2015
Minister commits £6 million to flood prevention
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Funding of £3 million for progressing flood protection works in St Asaph during 2016/17 has been announced by Natural Resources Minister Carl Sargeant.
 
15 December 2015
Welsh streets ahead on recycling rates
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Wales remains streets ahead of the other UK nations in the amount of waste households sent to be recycled.
 
15 December 2015
Take advantage of TB info grant – Deputy Minister
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, has reminded farmers to consider the potential TB risk animals could pose before purchasing them.
 
07 December 2015
Views sought on six-day standstill changes
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, is seeking views on new proposals to provide an alternative to the six-day standstill, without compromising biosecurity.
 
07 December 2015
Leading State and Regional Governments sign key international memorandum for Climate Action in Paris
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
The Minister for Natural Resources has today joined Quebec, Manitoba, Catalonia, Basques and Sao Paulo in founding an historic international Memorandum of Understanding on Nature Based Climate Action.
 
03 December 2015
Minister to highlight pioneering Welsh approach to tackling climate change in Paris
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Natural Resources Minister Carl Sargeant has set out the key role the Welsh Government is playing in tackling climate change.
 
01 December 2015
Badger vaccination project to be suspended
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, has announced that due to a global shortage of the BCG vaccine, she has suspended sourcing of BCG for badger vaccination in Wales.
 
30 November 2015
More than half of Welsh farmers to receive CAP payments in first week
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food Rebecca Evans says CAP Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) part-payments will start to be paid to Welsh farmers tomorrow (Tuesday 1 December).
 
30 November 2015
Industry urged to grasp opportunities for new entrants
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food Rebecca Evans has announced two important initiatives which will help deliver the Welsh Government's vision for a sustainable and profitable agriculture industry.
 
24 November 2015
Minister visits £2m fuel poverty project
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Residents in Gibbonsdown in The Vale of Glamorgan, will be benefitting from a recent £2m investment from the Welsh Government’s Warm Homes Arbed scheme.
 
23 November 2015
Sprinkler systems to be fitted in all new and converted housing from 2016
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Fire sprinkler systems will be installed in all new houses built in Wales from 1st January 2016, the Welsh Government announced.
 
20 November 2015
Minister outlines proposals to boost green growth
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Proposals exploring how the Welsh Government can increase and accelerate green investment in Wales.
 
16 November 2015
Early aid payments recognise challenging times for many in Welsh dairy
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, has confirmed that EU aid payments to qualifying Welsh dairy farmers will begin today.
 
09 November 2015
Minister visits Rhyl to open town’s £15m coastal defence works
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
The Minister will also be meeting local residents who have become volunteer flood wardens.
 
05 November 2015
Climate change top of the agenda for Welsh pupils ahead of COP21
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Pupils from 49 schools across Wales will today have the chance to debate the impacts and actions needed to tackle climate change.
 
03 November 2015
New appointments to create a strong voice for future generations
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Wales is once again showing its commitment to our future generations.
 
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