Northern Ireland
MLAs push for 3ha minimum claim
David Wright
Members of the Stormont Agriculture committee have received a detailed briefing on future farm support in NI. David Wright reports
All land eligible for payment from 2026
A DAERA spokesperson confirmed to the Irish Farmers Journal this week that the rule change is 'planned for 2026'.
28 February 2024 Northern Ireland
All BPS entitlement values reduce by 9%
More deductions will occur in subsequent years to pay for the new Suckler Cow Scheme and Farming With Nature.
Minimal change to area payments before 2026
Most farmers will see little change in the rules around area payments next year.
17 January 2024 Northern Ireland