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More than 1,000ha damaged by floods in NI
Peter McCann
Work is continuing within DAERA to develop an aid package for farmers in the northwest who were affected by floods in August.
20 September 2017 Scotland
Council of Rural Advisers sets out remit
The National Council of Rural Advisers will provide advice to the cabinet secretary on the potential implications of Scotland leaving the EU as part of the UK.
6 September 2017 Video
£42m in LFASS funding confirmed for 2019
While the confirmation of funding for an additional year was welcomed by NFU Scotland, the organisation said it wants the UK Government to commit to RDP funding to 2022.
Shrinking SRDP budget revised to 2020
The Scottish Government has revised its budget estimates for the Rural Development Programme and submitted it to Brussels for approval.
6 September 2017 Video
IFA seeks €100m for TAMS in 2018
The IFA is seeking an allocation of €100m to meet on-farm investment plans and the commitments entered into with approvals already issued.
23 August 2017 Community
Scheme changes needed to ensure full use of RDP funds
The IFA has called for the Department of Agriculture to ensure the full utilisation of all EU and national funding in the Rural Development Programme.
2 August 2017 Community
IFA news and activities this week
Farm safety week, positive cattle trends and the IFA makes proposals on RDP amendment
26 July 2017 Community
IFA news and activities this week
IFA Bloom discount, ANC funding, live export trade buoyant and trailer safety.
24 May 2017 Community
All CAP 2020 measures must be young farmer-proofed
CAP payments must support active farmers who are delivering public goods.
5 April 2017 Community
Knowledge Transfer scheme should be reviewed
At a meeting with the Department of Agriculture, the IFA called for a review of the scheme once the first year has been completed over the coming months.
22 March 2017 Community
IFA news and activities this week
ANC campaign steps up, RDP amendments, forestry set aside, low cost loans to roll.
1 February 2017 Community
More than 10,000 GLAS farmers still unpaid
The IFA has called for all outstanding GLAS payments to be made to clear the backlog.
25 January 2017 News