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Beef
Seven-day timeline to submit BEEP-S weights
Darren Carty
From 1 May 2022, weight records must be submitted under the programme within seven days of weighing.
20 April 2022 Management
Beef Management: scheme deadlines looming next week
A look at some important deadlines for scheme applications coming up in the next few days for drystock farmers
18 April 2022 News
Details sought from Commission on new suckler and sheep schemes
The European Commission has asked for further details to be provided on proposed schemes and targets contained in the CAP strategic plan.
The season of scheme deadline dates is here
There are a number of scheme deadline dates over the next two weeks, many of which have been extended from the original deadline.
13 April 2022 Schemes
€45m BEEP scheme now open for 2022 applications
Farmers can draw down some €45m in funds between the suckler and dairy-beef calf schemes.
16 March 2022 News
Farmers given flexibility in determining new suckler scheme payments
The details were reveled in the Department’s CAP information meetings along with an outline on what farmers will be required to do to secure payments of €150 or €120 per cow.
15 March 2022 Schemes
Beef management: weighing, weather and fertiliser
The latest advice and tips for beef farms this week.
23 February 2022 News
Beef Management: planning turnout, mart trade and BEEP
Beef editor Adam Woods has the latest tips and advice for drystock farms in this week’s beef management notes.
16 February 2022 Management
Beef jobs: top 10 Christmas hit list
Adam Woods takes a look at some jobs that could be completed on drystock farms over the Christmas festive period.
24 December 2021 News
BEEP payments worth €42m start to be issued to farmers
The BEEP scheme helps to increase economic and environmental efficiency on suckler and dairy beef farms.
8 December 2021 News
Suckler herd slide continues
Adam Woods has the latest details on suckler cow numbers and a county by county breakdown of numbers over the last 10 years.
10 November 2021 News
Schemes update: Deadline dates looming on several fronts
There are important dates to consider under the Nitrates Directive and schemes such as BDGP, BEEP-S and the Dairy Calf Beef programme.
29 October 2021 Schemes