— News & Announcements —
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Members head to Aberystwyth this weekend (24th June 2018) to compete in Wales YFC Sports Day.
Congratulations to Mark Powell for winning Powys volunteer trustee of the year 2018 award.
Young people working in agriculture are being given a unique opportunity to travel to New Zealand to progress their career and help safeguard the UK industry post Brexit.
Brecknock YFC recently held their Annual Rally & Barn Dance on the 2nd June 2018 at Maesgwyn Farm, Llandefalle by kind permission of Mr & Mrs P L Edwards & family and host club Llandefalle YFC.
Brecknock YFC Rally & Barn Dance will take place tomorrow (2nd June 2018) at Maesgwyn Farm, Llandefalle, Brecon LD3 0NH
Pre Rally Holstein Cattle judging Tonight (6pm) at Upper Pendre Llangorse, Brecon by the kind permission of Mr Alan Thomas.
Brecknock YFC recently held their Pre Rally Welsh Pig Judging on Friday 18th May at the Royal Welsh Spring Festival.
Brecknock YFC held their Sports on Sunday 13th May at Brecon High School and Brecon Leisure Center.
Congratulations to Erwood YFC for Winning overall at National Pantomime finals in Blackpool on Saturday 5th May.
Brecknock YFC Annual Rally Dance - 2nd June 2018 - 8pm -Late
Masegwyn, Llandefalle, Brecon LD3 0NH
Brecknock YFC members set off to Blackpool this weekend for National AGM.
Brecknock YFC members traveled to Camarthen on Saturday 21st April to compete at Wales YFC Field Day.
Congratulations to Angharad Jones from Sennybridge YFC for winning the 2018 Rally Poster Competition. With 32 entries in total and the standard once again was very high.
Members from Brecknock Young Farmers’ Clubs (YFC) were out planting oak trees on Friday 23rd March 2018, creating a YFC woodland in partnership with Natural Resources Wales (NRW) to celebrate Wales YFC 80th anniversary. It is part of a mixed deciduous woodland which is located along the Taff Trail in Talybont Forest.
Wales YFC Public Speaking Weekend was held on Saturday 24th March 2018. A successful day it was for Brecknock YFC with gaining 2nd in Just a Minute, 2nd English Junior Reading, 2nd English Public Speaking, 1st Disco Dancing and 2nd Overall in the English Section. Members will now represent Wales YFC at National Level with the Disco Dancing and English Junior Public Speaking. Congratulations to all members who competed and best of luck at National.
Wales YFC Field Day will be held on Saturday 21st April 2018 The Showground, Nantyci, Carmarthen SA33 5DR. For those who are representing Brecknock please see below full rules and timetable.
The NFYFC Council has proposed an increase of £5 to the national subscription (otherwise known as the levy) so that more investments can be made in services for YFC members.
To celebrate Wales YFC’s 80th anniversary, an oak sapling was given to each member of the Wales Federation of Young Farmers. The 6000 saplings were kindly donated by the Brecon Beacons, Pembrokeshire Coast and Snowdonia National Park Authorities, together with Tilhill Forestry.
Brecknock YFC are pleased to welcome two new members of staff. Gwen Samuel started with the organisation on the 5th March as the new Events Manager and Julie Williams started on the 13th March as the new Development Manager.
— 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!