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Forestry payments for 2018 issued to farmers
Between €60m and €70m is usually paid in forest premiums each year.
By Michael Keaveny on 19 April 2018
Following an emergency board meeting on Tuesday night, the chair of LacPatrick has been instructed to initiate merger talks.
By Paul Mooney on 19 April 2018
LacPatrick cuts March milk price
The board of the cross-border co-op decided on Friday to cut its March milk price.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 13 April 2018
A number of calls were made to the Minister for Agriculture to suspend farm inspections as farmers continue to work through the fodder crisis.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 11 April 2018
Beyond new criteria on climate, soil and terrain, the redrawing of areas eligible to the Areas of Natural Constraint scheme can be "fine-tuned" if countries have enough data to show farm handicaps.
By Thomas Hubert on 12 April 2018
The slow start to the spring of 2018 continues and grass growth rates remain very low. Farmers have now run out of silage, grass and cash, writes Trevor Boland.
By Trevor Boland on 10 April 2018
UFU to challenge new review process in court
The new single-stage appeal process for decisions made by DAERA relating to CAP payments came into effect in Northern Ireland on 1 April 2018.
By Peter McCann on 05 April 2018
Farmer co-ops lead the relief effort, with 4,500t being imported, plans for imports to be subsidised and transport limits set to be scrapped.
By Pat O'Toole on 05 April 2018
Peter Ritchie of Nourish Scotland speaks to Farmers Journal about their plans for farming.
By John Sleigh on 05 April 2018
Re-digitisation not to blame for GLAS delays, according to Minister Creed.
By William Conlon on 05 April 2018
The Scottish Government have processed more than 7,000 payments with the first reaching farmers and crofters this week.
By Emily Smith on 05 April 2018
Mapping issues were highlighted as one of the reasons farmers have not received payments to date.
By William Conlon on 29 March 2018
Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed has countered claims that money earmarked for farm payments will remain unused, with his own Department's estimates showing an overspend.
By Thomas Hubert on 28 March 2018
Some farmers in partnership have told the Irish Farmers Journal that their Knowledge Transfer payments have been delayed.
By Odile Evans on 29 March 2018
Farmers look set to see Social Farming payments included in the next CAP budget.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 29 March 2018
Kieran Mailey provides a round-up of milk league positions in NI for February.
By Kieran Mailey on 29 March 2018
€5 boost for State pensions and Farm Assist
Social welfare benefits are going up this week in application of increases decided under Budget 2018.
By Thomas Hubert on 26 March 2018
Farmers undertook GLAS training courses last year, and a large proportion received a Department payment.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 26 March 2018
The office of the Ombudsman intervened in a dispute over a land eligibility claim made to the Department.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 23 March 2018
Farmers must ensure that they are not over-claiming on their Basic Payment Scheme land parcels as it could lead to fines and delayed payments. William Conlon reports.
By William Conlon on 22 March 2018
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