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Terms and conditions of €8m liming scheme being finalised
Amy Forde
The liming measure is being introduced by the Department to incentivise the use of lime on farms.
Anaerobic digestion in 2022: a year of progress and frustration
Stephen Robb runs through some of the key moments of 2022 in the developing anaerobic digestion sector and asks if enough has been done.
30 November 2022 News
Climate Action Plan talks 'ongoing'
Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture Pippa Hackett told the Irish Farmers Journal this week that “nothing is set in stone” yet. Amy Forde and Stephen Robb report.
Fines of up to €10m for companies that engage in unfair trading practices
Some €4m has been allocated next year for the establishment of the regulator, as was announced in Budget 2023.
27 November 2022 News
Cattle and sheep farmers need more supports – IFA
IFA president recognises that some supports have been offered to farmers in Budget 2023, but called for more to be granted over the coming months.
14 November 2022 News
Advance fodder scheme payments to be paid in December
A rollover of the Fodder Support Scheme 2022 was announced in Budget 2023.
2 November 2022 News
Advance fodder scheme payments to be paid in December
A rollover of the Fodder Support Scheme 2022 was announced in Budget 2023.
2 November 2022 News
ICSA welcomes concrete levy roll-back
The farm group came out against the levy, stating it should not be introduced at all.
20 October 2022 Buildings
ACRES finally opens for 30,000 farmers
Farmers and their advisers can now submit their applications to participate in ACRES, as well as the Organic Farming Scheme.
ACRES scheme opens for applications
Farmers and their advisers can now submit their applications to participate in ACRES.
19 October 2022 News
Concrete levy rolled back to 5%
Minister Paschal Donohoe says industry feedback has led him to reduce the scale of Government’s proposed Mica levy.
18 October 2022 Buildings
Government announces cost of living lump sum payment dates
Dates for the lump sum payments to help with cost of living have been announced by Minister for Social Protection Heather Humphreys and Minister for Public Expenditure Michael McGrath.
11 October 2022 News