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Supplementary payment runs for CRISS and CISYF
Darren Carty
A total of €5.5m is being paid to CRISS applicants, while €3.5m in additional funding is being paid to young farmer scheme participants.
14 June 2024 Letters
Macra issues cautious welcome to Minister’s ‘Forgotten Farmer’ pledge
Scheme for ‘Forgotten Farmers’ with be brought forward in Budget 2025, Minister McConalogue has said.
13 June 2024 News
Forgotten farmer scheme to be funded in the next budget – McConalogue
Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue said it is his intention to have such a scheme funded through Budget 2025.
Listen: A new crops course in UCD
On this week’s Young Stock Podcast we chat to Cathal McCabe who works on crops research and lecturing in UCD.
10 June 2024 Podcast
Queen of the Land festival will not take place this year
Macra has said that "due to circumstances outside of the control of the Queen of the Land", the festival will not take place this year.
31 May 2024 News
ICOS calls on MEP candidates to prioritise ‘chronic shortage’ of young farmers
All institutions in the EU should include farmers and co-operatives in the consultation process relating to files which have a direct impact on farms, ICOS has said.
29 May 2024 News
Young Farmer of the Year award opens with €5,000 for winner
Six category winners will also take home €1,000 each, with a further award for biodiversity.
27 May 2024 News
Ireland a laggard on pensions for farmers – report
The new report said young active farmers and spouses or civil partners working on farm should be required to pay mandatory PRIS contributions to safeguard their future State pension.
23 May 2024 News
Balmoral boosts summer positivity
Any business that can’t grow volume and value is immediately on the back foot.
22 May 2024 Viewpoints
ICOS calls on MEP candidates to prioritise ‘chronic shortage’ of young farmers
All institutions in the EU should include farmers and co-operatives in the consultation process relating to files which have a direct impact on farms, ICOS has said.
20 May 2024 News
Dealer divided on bailing on dates
The Dealer doesn’t know whether to be impressed with a new dating trend or appalled. Either way The Dealer recommend the back pages of Irish Country Living.
8 May 2024 Dealer
Young Stock Podcast: breed the best cows you possibly can
In this week’s Young Stock Podcast, Hannah Woods of Dovea Genetics' graduate programme gives an insight into balancing breeding decisions to leaving you with best cows you possibly can in your herd.
6 May 2024 Podcast