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Abi Reader named Wales woman farmer of the year

Dairy farmer Abi Reader, has been crowned Wales Woman Farmer of the Year at the Royal Welsh Show in Powys.

Ms Reader, from Wenvoe, Vale of Glamorgan, who is a partner in the family farm, was elected as the Glamorgan NFU Cymru county chairman in 2014.

She also run Cows On Tour, a roadshow that visits primary schools.

NFU Cymru said the award, now in its 20th year, seeks to champion the contribution that women make to the agricultural industry and to raise the profile of women in farming.

  • 21 Jul 2016
  • From the section Wales