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  • The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs has encouraged Wales’ small food and drink processors and manufacturers to apply for their portion of £800,000 worth of funding

  • Taking the guesswork out of farming - young Powys farmer Eifion Pughe turned to Farming Connect to improve on-farm efficiency

  • The Wales Rural Network Support Unit is now issuing a regular news round up of rural development topics relating to the Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014-2020. Through our newsletter we'll highlight news, information and networking opportunities along with examples of good practice and innovation from across Wales and beyond.

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Events

Co-operation and Supply Chain Development Scheme - Workshop

  • 05 May 2017

  • 10:15 - 15:30

Maesmawr Hall Hotel, Caersws, Powys, SY17 5SF

The Welsh Government held a workshop hosted by the Wales Rural Network Support Unit.

Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 - Funding Fairs

Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 - Funding Fairs

  • 02 March 2017

Pan Wales

The Welsh Government held 3 rural Funding Fairs across Wales during March 2017.

LEADER Workshop

  • 03 August 2016

Ladywell House, Newtown

The event was well attended by approximately 50 delegates, with representation from each Welsh Local Action Group (LAG).

Rural Community Development Fund Live Periscope event

  • 24 May 2016

The Wales Rural Network conducted a Live Periscope event to further promote  the Rural Community Development Fund.

Renewable energy on a community level

  • 15 April 2016

Ladywell House, Newtown

On Friday 15 April 2016, Wales Rural Network jointly facilitated an event with Cadwyn Clwyd.

Rural Development Programme

Supporting rural communities and businesses; ensuring that natural resources are used sustainably.

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