YFC Members Celebrate Winning Pig Rearing Competition

Six members of YFC Wales were announced winners today and will be starting a new career in pig rearing this September as part of an initiative by Menter Moch Cymru and Wales YFC. The winners were announced on Wednesday at the RWAS Virtual Royal Welsh Show. The six individuals that were hailed winners and will…

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Clamp and Big Bale Silage Competitions 2021

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The 2021 All Wales Clamp and Big Bale Silage Competitions run in conjunction with the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society and the Federation of Welsh Grassland Societies, this year again seen some top-quality silage produced by many of the best silage growers from across Wales. Every year both silage competitions are open to all members of…

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RWAS Harper Cymry Student of the Year Award 2021

RWAS Harper Cymry Student of the Year Award 2021

A student inspired to develop her skills as a livestock geneticist after success at the Welsh Winter Fair has been named as Harper Cymry/Royal Welsh Agricultural Society Student of the Year 2021. Luned Jones, a final year BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science student from Llanwnnen in West Wales, was chosen as this year’s recipient of the…

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FWGS Grassland Management Competition 2021

Trefnant Hall wins Grassland Management Award for 2021 The 2021 All Wales Grassland Management Competition run by the Federation of Welsh Grassland Societies in conjunction with the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society and kindly sponsored by HSBC is a very strongly contested competition; and despite recent circumstances, this year was no exception. The final victorious nod…

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The 3 decorated ‘Bee’ themed biscuits competition

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The 3 decorated ‘Bee’ themed biscuits competition is an opportunity for children to get involved with activites in the kitchen. Whether you have decorated Bee’s onto your biscuits or made Beehive shaped biscuits it’s entirely up to you. The competition is to showcase the Honey section that is held during the Royal Welsh Show. Rules…

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Student of the Year: Osian Gwyn Jones

RWAS Competitions

This year’s Award for Student of the Year goes to Osian Gwyn Jones of Rhyd-Y-Fen, Arenig, Y Bala, Gwynedd. Osian was brought up at Rhyd-y-Fen, Arenig, Y Bala, Gwynedd, a hill farm running between 340m a 689m and carrying 500 Welsh Mountain ewes and 18 Welsh Black cows. Osian will be the 4th generation of…

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The Best Up-Cycled Sustainable Garden Project

The Best Up-Cycled Sustainable Garden Project competition is an opportunity for those that are keen to re-use and recycle to get creative outdoors in the Garden. Have you made any new pieces for your garden using recyclable items, send us your pictures of your new plant pots to hanging baskets that you have created. Rules…

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The Ornamental Ironwork Lockdown Creations Competition

The Ornamental Ironwork Lockdown Creations competition is an opportunity for anyone to get involved with the virtual show. Showcasing the Farriery and Ironworks sections at the show it is amazing to see what you can create from pieces of metal and also from horseshoes. Rules for the competition are as follows: – Send us a…

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The Most Creative Fruit or Vegetable Animal competition

The Most Creative Fruit or Vegetable Animal competition

The Most Creative Fruit or Vegetable Animal competition is an opportunity for our younger competitors to get creative at home with the simplest of items that you have in the kitchen. Whether you use a bright white curly cauliflower or some deep shiny red tomatoes, send us a picture of your best and unusual creation.…

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The Young Handlers competition

The Young Handlers competitions is an opportunity for the next generation of showmen and women to showcase themselves and their stock Rules for the competition are as follows: – The video is to be between 1-2 minutes long – Remember to record the video in landscape orientation – The video must include; you showing your…

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