Derogation sought for 70% advanced direct payments
Under EU law member states may, prior to 1 December but not before 16 October, pay advances of up to 50% for direct payments and of up to 75% for support granted under rural development.
Brexit will create a 'new scale' of milk crisis – EDA
The European Dairy Association is the representative body of dairy processors in the European Union.
Creed backs proposal to put limit on direct payments
Minister Creed said he supports the removal of a salary exemption from the European Commission's proposal to cap direct payments above €100,000.
Speaker adds new twist to Brexit by ruling out May's withdrawal agreement option
UK prime minister Theresa May's strategy was to have MPs choose between her withdrawal agreement and a no-deal Brexit but the speaker has taken the wirthdrawal agreement option off the table.