COVID-19 Business Resilience

Latest: Coronavirus advice from the Welsh Government, click here.


Updated guidance to livestock markets, click here.


Staying Safe at marts

The Livestock Auctioneers’ Association (LAA) has advised that livestock markets operate under a business only basis until the 21st June 2021 in line with the Government roadmap, to find out more click here. Contact your local auctioneer for specific measures within individual livestock markets.

4 key ways farmers can stay safe while attending marts against the backdrop of the ongoing #Covid19 pandemic.

Looking out for our fellow farmers and doing our part can help ensure marts continue to operate and business activity continues.


  • AHDB advice for farmers and growers, click here.
  • NFU Mutual telephone health and safety support service. Helping our farmers and other business customers manage their risk, click here.
  • NFU Risk Management service, click here.
  • LANTRA Skills Matching Service – a skills matching service which will put businesses and potential employees with relevant skills and experience in touch with each other, click here for more information.
  • Information around forming Christmas bubbles. Two household limit at Christmas to be made law in Wales click here.

COVID risk assessment templates

  • Welsh Government – Workplace guidance for employers and employees: COVID-19, click here.
  • HSE risk assessment – click here.

Latest update on Welsh Government Rural Payments Wales (RPW) services affected by COVID-19, click here.


Farming Connect

  • Farming Connect COVID-19, click here.
  • Farming Connect urges you to stay connected through COVID-19, click here.
  • Latest news, factsheets and guidance, click here.
  • Contact your local Farming Connect development officer, here.
  • Listen to the ‘Ear to the Ground’ podcast, here.
  • One-to-One Surgeries – Business advice by phone or video link, click here.

Farming Connect’s face-to-face outdoor training underway again, click here to find out more.


COVID-19 AHDB podcasts:


Self isolation can be a lonely and difficult time for all, further information on isolation and loneliness, head over to the tab on FarmWell, click here.

Share this page