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€2.8m fruit and veg scheme opened
Noel Bardon
Payments will be made to eligible high-wire crop, mushroom, field vegetable and apple growers.
1 June 2022 Features
Growing apples and making cider in the Orchard County
The McKeevers started out as apple farmers, and still are, but they have added beverage producer to their repertoire, writes Anne O’Donoghue.
15 April 2022 News
Payments of up to €50,000/ha proposed for €2.8m veg scheme
Soft fruit growers are not set to receive payments under the package which was approved by Cabinet on Wednesday.
Bees help put €800,000 into apple growers’ pockets
A novel UCD study found that insect pollinators contributed to 93% of the market value of domestic dessert apples.
9 March 2022 Dealer