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The long-awaited submit button for nutrient management plans is about to go live, but the news could be a poisoned chalice for GLAS farmers and agri consultants.
By Peter Varley on 16 March 2017
The Irish Farmers Journal reviews the week that has been and who had a good week and who endured a difficult seven days.
By Caitríona Murphy on 04 March 2017
There has been no word of further payment runs made for GLAS and AEOS, with over 8,800 farmers waiting on 2016 payments in both schemes.
By Peter Varley on 02 March 2017
Update on the GLAS payment delays; acceptance letters issue to 12,500 farmers.
By Peter Varley on 23 February 2017
ICSA national president Patrick Kent has knocked the Government's roadmap for the sector, saying that expanding production within the current economic and political climate is highly risky.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 16 February 2017
A total of 8,000 farmers are still awaiting GLAS payment, while the deadline for the forestry windblow scheme is fast approaching.
By Peter Varley on 16 February 2017
Some €2.79m has been issued to a further 768 farmers under GLAS I and II.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 13 February 2017
The farmer was put out of the AEOS2 scheme after a family member unknowingly breached the rules while the farmer was ill and subsequently died.
By Amy McShane on 10 February 2017
Good morning. In the news today: highlights from the first day of the FTMTA show, the opening of the TAMS scheme for tillage farmers, and the number of farmers still waiting on GLAS and AEOS payments.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 20 February 2017
There are still thousands of farmers waiting for GLAS and AEOS payments despite countrywide protests last week.
By Peter Varley on 09 February 2017
Farmers who comply with schemes and incur the costs have a legitimate right to expect payment in line with agreed terms.
By Justin McCarthy on 09 February 2017
Farmers awaiting their GLAS payment continue to contact the Irish Farmers Journal, furious with the Department of Agriculture over the payment delays.
By Patrick Donohoe on 03 February 2017
Despite the millions invested, thousands of farmers are still waiting on payments due to IT issues.
By Amy McShane on 02 February 2017
Thousands of farmers from across the country are still waiting to be paid their GLAS and AEOS payments. Three farm organisations staged protests this week.
By Peter Varley on 02 February 2017
Farmers at the IFA payments protest expressed their anger with the situation and explained how it was affecting their businesses.
By Peter Varley on 02 February 2017
Browse through our photo gallery of farmer anger over delayed Green Low Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) and Agri-Environmental Options Scheme (AEOS) payments.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 31 January 2017
Farmers and farm organisations have taken to the streets over the delays in GLAS and AEOS payments for 2016.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 31 January 2017
ICSA president Patrick Kent led a protest at the Department of Agriculture's Johnstown Castle in Co Wexford this Monday on behalf of farmers awaiting GLAS and AEOS delayed payments.
By Thomas Hubert on 30 January 2017
The IFA has called for all outstanding GLAS payments to be made to clear the backlog.
By Pat O'Toole on 26 January 2017
Farming organisations are calling for immediate action on scheme payments and farmers in Zone C are still not permitted to spread slurry.
By Peter Varley on 26 January 2017
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