Support

Training

Earlier in the project, Menter Moch Cymru carried out a consultation to gain insight and feedback from the industry. This included identifying the training needs of the sector. Courses are being delivered to meet these requirements, available FREE to farms & businesses in Wales.
 
Courses cover a wide range of topics including production, butchery, processing and marketing.
Details of up-coming training opportunities can be found on the Events page.
 
To keep up to date with the latest courses sign up to our newsletter by emailing mentermochcymru@menterabusnes.co.uk your details.
 

Marketing

Menter Moch Cymru delivers marketing workshops throughout the country for pig producers & retailers that sell pork from Wales. These cover the key elements of developing a brand and marketing campaign. The project also delivers practical sessions on adding value to pork. For further details and to view events please click here.
 
Another element of the tailored marketing support for the sector includes the creation of a range of free point of sale materials designed to help producers and retailers in promoting and selling pork produced in Wales. For further details, click here.
 
Menter Moch Cymru is actively engaged with retailers, processors and other key stakeholders in the supply chain to identify opportunities for new or to grow current markets for pork produced in Wales.
 
 

Herd Health Planning Support

 
Menter Moch Cymru aims to help Welsh pig farmers lift herd profitability and performance by improving disease prevention and control. This new initiative will provide financial assistance for pig herd health planning. Eligible farmers can apply to receive 80% of the cost of the veterinary health plan in the first year, with continued financial assistance for its review at a rate of 40% in year 2 and 20% in year 3. Click here for details.
 
 

Menter Moch Cymru & Wales YFC Pig Finishing Scheme

 
In order to encourage the next generation of pig producers Menter Moch Cymru have teamed up with Wales YFC to offer a fantastic opportunity for new entrants. Click here for details.
 
 

Producer Groups

 
Menter Moch Cymru is working with producers to establish regional groups as a platform for collaboration and working together to benefit their businesses through Active Learning.
 
For further details please contact Menter Moch Cymru on 01970 636285.
 

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