The final straw for tillage farmers
The Dealer
Minister Michael creed should have been in credit for agreeing to a crisis fund for the 2016 Harvest, yet he has lost a Dail vote and watched farmers occupy Agriculture House for a week.
22 February 2017 News
Slow progress frustrates at tillage forum
No announcement on a tillage TAMS and no commitment for a crisis fund for 2016 harvest.
30 November -0001 News
€13.6m refunded to Irish farmers from EU crisis fund
The European Commission has announced that it would refund farmers the amounts taken from direct payments to maintain its crisis fund.
Minister Creed failing tillage farmers - McConalogue
Fianna Fáil's Charlie McConalogue has said that the lack of a plan for the delivery of a tillage crisis aid package has left farmers 'face down in the mud'.
30 November -0001 News
Listen: Fianna Fáil calls for €5m crisis tillage fund
Fianna Fáil is presenting a Private Members motion in the Dáil on Wednesday calling for aid for tillage farmers who lost their crop in 2016.
30 November -0001 News
€1.5m crop loss scheme opens for tillage farmers
The Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed, today announced the opening of a targeted crop loss support measure to assist growers most affected by the bad weather during last September's harvest.
30 November -0001 News