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GLAS commonage management plans can be submitted
The Department of Agriculture has opened the online submission system for commonage management plans (CMPs) required before GLAS payments can be made.
By Thomas Hubert on 14 October 2017
Traditional Farm Buildings Scheme reopens
Minister Creed secures €1m in budget for Traditional Farm Buildings Scheme.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 12 October 2017
The planting deadline for catch crops has been further extended as a consequence of the very poor harvest and lack of planting opportunities.
By Andy Doyle on 05 October 2017
Changes to the GLAS rules on feeding on certain land parcels have been changed.
By William Conlon on 05 October 2017
See below your guide to what's happening in the farming community around the country this week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 05 October 2017
Recent changes to GLAS regulations will effect thousands of farmers currently in the scheme.
By William Conlon on 05 October 2017
Irish Farmers Journal nightly news: global dairy trade and catch crops deadline
Have you missed out on any of the top stories today? Catch up with the top five stories from today, 3 October.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 03 October 2017
Popular traditional farm buildings grant to reopen this year
The Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed, has signalled that he intends to reopen the Traditional Farm Buildings Scheme.
By Amy Forde on 29 September 2017
2.5% of GLAS I and II payments outstanding
Some 2.5% of Green, Low-carbon, Agri-environment Scheme 1 and 2 (GLAS) farmers have yet to receive payments, the Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed has said.
By Amy Forde on 28 September 2017
Farmers risk having GLAS payments delayed if they do not return the form on time.
By William Conlon on 08 October 2017
Over 36,000 farmers in GLAS I and II need to have the GLAS training course completed by 31 December in order to comply with the scheme and receive payment.
By Amy Forde on 27 September 2017
An all-island approach has been taken to tackle the declining bee population.
By William Conlon on 28 September 2017
Co Sligo suckler farmer Trevor Boland believes the number of farmers still to get training before the 31 December deadline will lead to many being disappointed when GLAS payments are handed out.
By Trevor Boland on 26 September 2017
The emergency authorisation for the use of Asulox will soon be over for farmers.
By William Conlon on 21 September 2017
See below your guide to what's happening in the farming community around the country this week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 21 September 2017
Listen: next CAP must reduce red-tape on farmers – Fianna Fáil
The next Common Agricultural Policy must provide a reduction in red-tape for farmers as set out by the current simplification agenda, according to Fianna Fáil’s CAP document.
By Amy Forde on 20 September 2017
Thousands of farmers have yet to submit their plan and will not be paid until they do.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 14 September 2017
The online system for GLAS training courses is now up and running and farmers can book in with their trainer.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 14 September 2017
Failure to submit a nutrient management plan will not only hold up the final 15% 2016 GLAS payment, but will delay 2017 payments.
By Amy Forde on 07 September 2017
Deadline for planting catch crops in GLAS extended due to weather
The Department confirmed news of the extension of the catch crops deadline on Tuesday afternoon.
By Anthony Jordan on 06 September 2017
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