Rural Development Programme
Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed has announced the publication of the request for tenders from consultants intending to facilitate the establishment of beef producer organisations (POs).
By Thomas Hubert on 28 August 2017
IFA national rural development committee chair Joe Brady has called for the Department to ensure the full utilisation of all EU and national funding in the Rural Development Programme (RDP).
By William Conlon on 21 July 2017
Farm safety week, positive cattle trends and the IFA makes proposals on RDP amendment
By Contributor on 27 July 2017
Fianna Fáil's spokesperson on agriculture, Charlie McConalogue, has said that there is chronic underspend in relation to the Rural Development Programme.
By Amy Forde on 14 July 2017
Farmers getting paid to achieve environmental goals they have set themselves – the model pioneered by the Burren locally-led agri-environmental scheme is moving into hen harrier-designated areas.
By Thomas Hubert on 14 July 2017
The groundbreaking BurrenLIFE project has been recognised as the best ever LIFE project in the 25 year history of the programme.
By Odile Evans on 02 June 2017