With declining numbers of stock on the hills, farmers from the Scottish Highlands met on Friday to set out their vision for farming in the hills and mountains.
By Odile Evans on 23 February 2018
The last public consultation meeting on the next CAP took place in Claremorris, Co Mayo, this week and heard farmers' proposals on the distribution of farm payments. Watch their reactions.
By Pat O'Toole on 23 February 2018
In the news today, Tuesday 20 February: EU ministers discuss the targeting of payments in the next CAP, marts will need to get a new licence and UK authorities continue to investigate meat labelling.
Talks are under way between the IFA and Coillte to resolve a dispute between some farmers and the company over forestry partnerships.
By Thomas Hubert on 16 February 2018
We reflect on those who had a week to remember in the farming world and those who had a week to forget.
By Michael Keaveny on 17 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
Macra recently met with the Department of Agriculture about the Reserve.
By Contributor on 15 February 2018
The Department has announced the opening of both the Young Farmers Scheme and the National Reserve for 2018.
By William Conlon on 08 February 2018