A Fianna Fáil motion will call for direct support for suckler farmers and for Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed to target the RDP underspend at low income farmers.
By Amy Forde on 19 February 2018
At a protest on Monday morning, the INHFA called for changes to the fodder transport support measure which the association has said is a “pure shambles”.
By Amy Forde on 13 February 2018
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By Amy Forde on 09 February 2018
While all GLAS commonage farmers now have an adviser in place, some 401 commonage management plans remain outstanding.
By Amy Forde on 08 February 2018
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By Michael Keaveny on 05 February 2018
With farmers receiving up to €3,140 through low input permanent pasture it is vital that farmers safeguard this money by meeting the terms of GLAS.
By William Conlon on 08 February 2018
Calls have been made on the Minister for Agriculture to explain delays in GLAS payments.
By Michael Keaveny on 31 January 2018
The Minister for Agriculture was asked about the possibility of more flexibility regarding spreading slurry in the closed period.
By Michael Keaveny on 25 January 2018
The Agricultural Appeals Office received a 7% increase in the number of appeals in 2017 on the year previous, with BDGP, GLAS and National Reserve appeals driving the increase.
By Amy Forde on 25 January 2018