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Schemes update: over €4m paid under schemes this week
Darren Carty
Payments worth €2.59m took place under BISS and CRISS, €1.1m under the Eco Scheme and €0.72m under the Tillage Incentive Scheme.
21 February 2024 News
2024 BISS scheme opens for applications
The scheme portal is also the application gateway for the CRISS, Eco Scheme and a number of other related schemes.
20 February 2024 News
BISS 2024 opens for applications
The closing date for BISS applications is Wednesday 15 May 2024.
Important deadlines approaching for SCEP and RFP
The 10 and 15 of February are two key dates for those seeking to become a registered farm partnership for the upcoming scheme year, or those in SCEP.
31 January 2024 Schemes
Tillage payment increases to €50/ha
This forms part of €14.3m in support payments set to commence for the tillage sector.
29 January 2024 News
Scheme payments update: €3.4m paid under BISS and CRISS
Payments also took place in the Eco Scheme, ANC, TAMS, SIM and Protein Aid Scheme.
26 January 2024 Schemes
1,400 farmers exiting farming every year
A total of 8,773 farmers have left farming since 2016, with almost half of those farmers located in Connacht, Clare, Kerry and Donegal.
24 January 2024 News
€1.74bn paid in agri schemes in 2023
The payments are a vital source of supports to farmers in an era of record input costs, pressure on output prices and vulnerable farm incomes.
24 January 2024 Schemes
Department circulates text message about reversion of entitlements
The text message is simply notifying farmers who leased out entitlements for the 2023 scheme year informing them that these entitlements have now returned to their possession.
22 January 2024 Schemes
€5.35m paid in scheme payments last week
The highest payment of €2.7m was under the BISS and CRISS, with €1.38m paid out under the Eco Scheme.
17 January 2024 Schemes
10 February deadline for RFP
Applications for a Registered Farm Partnership must be submitted by 10 February, where applicants want to apply for schemes such as BISS in 2024.
10 January 2024 Schemes
€11m paid BISS, CRISS, ANC and Eco Scheme
Payment runs under these schemes have resumed, following a brief break over Christmas, and will continue at regular intervals.
10 January 2024 Schemes