Farming Connect is an all-Wales service for farming families which provides farm businesses with a range of services tailored to a particular need.

It is financed through the Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, which is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the Welsh Government. You will need to register to use the Service even if you were registered for the last programme. To register please visit the Farming Connect website.

Each eligible business can have up to 80% support to a maximum of 1500 euros for business or technical advice. ADAS has a range of specialists and experts that can help your business. We are based in Wales and work with all sectors from dairy farmers to pig producers, horticulture to organic farming.


What we provide

Our consultants can deliver a wide range of services. They include some of the following;

  • Business advise including Strategic Business Planning
  • Nutrient planning and fertiliser advise
  • Farm buildings and farm infrastructure
  • Technical beef and sheep
  • Nitrate Vulnerable Zones ( NVZ)
  • Horticulture
  • Organic Farming
  • Farm woodland
  • Pigs
  • Diversification

ADAS Contacts

We are also working with farmers on Sustainable Production Grant applications and the European Innovation Partnership (EIP). We have a range of Innovation Brokers to help with EIP applications.

Farming Connect ADAS contacts sheet