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The grant aid available ranges from €3,810 to €8,252 depending on your location and circumstances.
By William Conlon on 28 September 2017
Mart sales have continued to increase in size in the past week, with strong prices coaxing sellers with stock out slightly earlier than usual.
By Nathan Tuffy on 09 February 2017
Despite a relatively low uptake so far in NI, the dairy industry should continue to work on coming forward with fixed price milk schemes.
By David Wright on 09 February 2017
Farmers at the IFA payments protest expressed their anger with the situation and explained how it was affecting their businesses.
By Peter Varley on 02 February 2017
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks.
By Nathan Tuffy on 10 November 2016
Farmers have to continue to monitor their land to ensure it meets the conditions for EU schemes.
By Peter Varley on 25 August 2016
Humphreys announces €10m in funding for towns and villages
Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs Heather Humphreys has said the Town and Village Renewal Scheme would focus on smaller towns this year.
By Thomas Hubert on 09 August 2016
Despite commitments from the Department, farmers are still waiting on TAMS II approvals.
By Peter Varley on 07 April 2016
The second tranche of TAMS II closes this Friday. Many farmers are still awaiting approvals from the first tranche, however.
By Peter Varley on 24 March 2016
One of the high-risk periods for nutrional scours is when calves are chanegd to a new regime.
By Farmers Journal on 19 February 2016
16,750 farmers receive an average of €1,886 from BDGP scheme
The Beef Data and Genomics Programme (BDGP) has paid a total of €31.6m to farmers in recent weeks.
By Amy McShane on 25 January 2016
Peter Varley spoke with the Department of Agriculture to find out the main steps farmers should take when making their TAMS II application.
By Peter Varley on 12 November 2015
The first point of call for any TAMS II application is checking that you can afford the investment, Peter Varley reports.
By Peter Varley on 12 November 2015
Payment details published in Northern Ireland
Details of CAP payments made to Northern Ireland farmers are now available to view online.
By Aisling Hussey on 10 June 2015
Farmers Journal weekly podcast: Publication of CAP payments, weather and Bloom
Listen to discussion from the newsdesk on the release of individual payment details, find out about weather impact on silage and sprays and hear from Country Magazine's winning Bloom garden.
By Thomas Hubert on 09 June 2015
With two days to go, the Department of Agriculture says it has received nearly 78,000 online applications to the Basic Payment Scheme and 36,000 postal ones.
By Peter Young on 27 May 2015
New forestry scheme to encourage establishment of orchards
The Seed Stand and Seed Orchard Scheme was launched on Tuesday by Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture Tom Hayes.
By Farmers Journal on 27 May 2015
Over 24,000 GLAS applications fully submitted
With hours to the deadline, a total of 24,148 GLAS applications have been submitted through the Department of Agriculture's online system.
By Aisling Hussey on 26 May 2015
Further detail is emerging on the TAMS 11 Young Farmers Scheme, which is due to open today.
By Paul Mooney on 28 May 2015
A long list of investment items can receive grant aid under the new TAMS 11 scheme.
By Paul Mooney on 28 May 2015
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