Northern Ireland
Increased payments rates for EFS wider level
Peter McCann
The increased payments in this phase of Environmental Farming Scheme (EFS) mostly apply to measures that involve fencing.
10 August 2022 Schemes
Payment rates for ACRES revealed
Farmers who take up low emission slurry spreading (LESS) will be paid €1.20/m3 per year, while if you carry out minimum tillage, the payment rate will be €40/ha/year.
3 August 2022 Schemes
ACRES: the measures which farmers will be paid for
Darren Carty takes a look at some of the measures farmers will be required to carry out under the new ACRES. Payment rates under the scheme are expected to be published soon.
Preparing for the changes ahead
With harvesting already under way, it is essential that the details of all new obligations be made clear in the next few weeks as 2023 begins now for tillage farmers.
6 July 2022 Crops