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Tillage
EU cereals down 6.8% on 2021
Andy Doyle
Cereal production in the EU was down in 2022, mainly due to the impact of heat and drought on maize yields in particular.
14 September 2022 Northern Ireland
News round-up: protein crops and bracken
Weekly round-up of news from the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
28 July 2022 News
Tillage stakeholders meet to decide on proposals for Minister
A proposal is due to be sent to Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue in the coming days which will make suggestions on how to increase the tillage area in this country.
NI Sheep Programme: weather holds up silage plans in Fermanagh
This week, Roy and Marilyn Mayers give an update on what's happening on their Co Fermanagh farm. Kieran Mailey reports.
Tillage area increases by over 6% in 2022
The increase in area was no doubt helped by the Tillage Incentive Scheme launched in March of this year.
26 May 2022 News
Protein-Cereal Mix Crop Aid Scheme to pay €150/ha
A minimum payment rate of €300/ha will still be paid for protein crops, such as beans.
9 May 2022 News
Peas and beans back on the tillage scheme menu
The Tillage Incentive Scheme stipulation around not having extra protein crops has been removed.
13 April 2022 News