Farming Connect
Providing one-to-one support, guidance and training for farmers and forestry businesses in Wales

Farming Connect – our new, enhanced programme of support for farmers and foresters in Wales

Menter a Busnes has won the contract to deliver the Farming Connect Knowledge Transfer, Innovation and Advisory Service under the Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014 – 2020.

We have been working with farming families in Wales since 1992, when the Cwysi project was established to assist farming families to adapt and diversify. 

The new, integrated Farming Connect programme provides knowledge transfer, innovation support and advisory services for farmers and foresters throughout Wales.

It provides…

a range of services and events which support the development of a more professional, profitable, diverse and resilient land-based sector. 

It promotes…

business-focused behaviour through our new and enhanced pan-Wales programme of knowledge transfer activities; specialist advice and innovation support.

It delivers… 

A new and enhanced programme of services and events within the following three categories:

  • Develop your business 
  • Invest in skills and mentoring
  • Discover innovation

Farming Connect is funded by the Welsh Government Rural Communities - Rural Development Programme 2014-2020. This is financed by the Welsh Government and the European Union.