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Fersiwn Cymraeg

The Sustainable Farming and our Land consultation sets out how Welsh Government proposes to support farmers post-Brexit by replacing the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) and Glastir with the Sustainable Farming Scheme, made up of two elements.

We only have until the 30th October 2019 to contribute to Welsh Government's Sustainable Farming and our Land consultation. NFU Cymru will be submitting a response on behalf of our membership, but it is really important you have your say NOW to add strength to our response.

This consultation presents revised proposals to those presented in last year’s Brexit and our Land consultation. Last year you helped ensure that the voice of Welsh farming was heard loud and clear and Welsh Government have now come forward with a revised consultation. It's vital that we once again get the message across that high quality food production is at the heart of everything we do and is a crucial part of Wales' post-Brexit future.

NFU Cymru is carrying out a comprehensive member engagement programme throughout the consultation period, but we need you to respond to this consultation to add weight to our vision.

Details of the 'Sustainable Farming and our Land' consultation, NFU Cymru's key lobbying points, and ways to respond are available here.

Have your say – tell politicians why farming is important

You can respond directly to the consultation, but to save time we can help you create your own tailored response that will be sent directly to Welsh Government ([email protected]), the Minister Lesley Griffiths AM as well any Assembly Members you wish to select.

Your Email

Subject: Sustainable Farming and our Land consultation response

Dear Minister,

Use the box below to tell Welsh Government about:

  • What Welsh farming means to you
  • Your farming system
  • The number of people you employ- full time, part time, contractors
  • The number of rural businesses you deal with
  • Any on-farm diversification projects
  • The role you and your family play in the local community. E.g. YFC, local school, community council, local shows, eisteddfod, sports teams etc.

Share your farming story by uploading your favourite farming picture, showcasing the best of Welsh farming and what Welsh farming means to you:

Maximum file size: 10mb

Your Details

Maximise the impact of your response and send it to your local AM. Simply select your AM from the list below:

Find your local AM here.

You can only choose AMs in one region.
By clicking on another region you void any AMs you’ve previously selected.

By completing the form with your details on this page, you are agreeing to the NFU using your details in order to send the completed consultation form to Welsh Government, the Minister, Lesley Griffiths AM and any selected AMs on your behalf.

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