— News & Announcements —
Brecknock YFC held their County Harvest Festival on Sunday 7th October 2018 at Llandefalle Church.
Brecknock YFC held their Annual General Meeting on Thursday 27th September 2018 at The Castle Hotel, Brecon .
Brecknock YFC held their annual Beef, Pork & Lamb Carcass judging on Monday 1st October 2018.
Carcass Judging competition will take place this evening (1st October) W J George Butchers Talgarth. Thank you to Welsh Farm supplies for sponsoring this evening competition.
Lamb trimming competition will take place Tomorrow (23rd September 2018) at Llwynstyfflin Farm by the kind permission of the Havard Family. Sponsored By Steven Morgan. Once again the federation would like to thank the Host family and Steven Morgan for their continued support.
Have - A -Go competition was held on Friday 21st September 2018 at Talgarth Hall hosted by Llandefalle YFC. Judges for the evening were Mr James Poulton & Miss Gemma Bufton of Radnor YFC. With 12 teams and 60 members competing the evening was full of fun tasks.
Ystradfellte YFC held a Tractor Run, Auction and Raffle in June and Raised £11,554.07 for Wales Air Ambulance.
Farming Connect are working together with Wales Farm Safety Partnership and are hosting a 'SAVING LIVES AND LIVELIHOODS' on Tuesday 28th August 2018 at the Royal Welsh Showground from 13:00pm - 16:00pm
Attached entry forms for the Wales YFC Calf Rearing Competition and Prime Lamb Producer Competition.
Brecknock YFC members head to Tenbury Show for National's Tug Of War Finals.
Members had a busy week competing at the Royal Welsh with many individual awards throughout the week
Brecknock YFC are looking for extra help over the summer – 10 hours per week (paid) to focus on the Princes Countryside Fund bursaries and a new Vice Presidents program.
With 100 members competing in 26 different competition throughout the week I would like to wish you all the very best of LUCK and enjoy yourselves. #teambrecknock
Attached is a link form Chris Davies MP of Michael Gove confirming his commitment to ensuring a secure future for Welsh Young Farmers.
The event invites farmers and those working within the wider agricultural industry to take to social media platforms to showcase the work they do in a normal day. The aim is to demonstrate to consumers just how much passion and commitment goes into producing the food they eat and maintaining the great British countryside.
Are you interested in joining the Tup Taxi service at the NSA Ram Sale
Members are asked to design an added value product or new cut to promote Wales YFC lamb initiative and the general welsh lamb market in Wales.
Bwlch & Crickhowell senior fencing team head to Staffordshire
— Forthcoming Events —
The Brecknock Federation of Young Farmers Clubs is concerned with the personal development of young people and seeks to achieve its objectives through a wide range of programmes which the members have the responsibility for designing and management of the delivery.
As a member of YFC, you will:
- Meet people of your own age
- Have the opportunity to make decisions and manage your own clubs
- Be heard on important issues
- Play a part in a caring organisation which is part of the local community
- Have the opportunity to join in exciting challanges which will develop new skills
- Have Fun!