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Careful consideration in CAP for rocky outcrops of land - McConalogue
Amy Forde
Eamon Ó Cuív asked the Minister if rocky outcrops, where it can be shown they support lichens for biodiversity, will be eligible for inclusion in farmed area for new CAP schemes.
3 April 2022 News
LNG not going to be the great saviour of Ireland – Minister Ryan
Liquefied natural gas is not going to be the saviour of the country’s energy problems, according to Minister Eamon Ryan.
8 December 2021 Dealer
€120k/ha for land in the Canaries
Eurostat has released figures about EU land prices, which has shocked The Dealer.
ANC scheme: eligible land and payment rates for 2023-2027
Details for the Areas of Natural Constraints (ANC) scheme in the next CAP have been seen by the Irish Farmers Journal.
10 November 2021 Schemes
My Farming Week: Val Folan, Crappagh Island, Connemara, Co Galway
Val Folan farms 137ac on Crappagh Island, off the coast of Connemara, Co Galway.
1 September 2021 News
Corncrake numbers increase to highest level in five years
Corncrake officer with the NPWS Liam Loftus said that the outlook for the corncrake is looking good in the core areas of Mayo, Galway and Donegal.
31 July 2021 News
Island farm for sale at €7,000/ac
There is no bridge, but tractors and similar vehicles can access the island directly when the tide is low.
10 June 2021 Letters
Over 30 farmers to take part in pilot corncrake scheme
The project will take place across eight corncrake catchments, which cover nine of the corncrake special protection areas and adjacent supporting farmland.
5 June 2021 News
Flushing bars on tractors to be trialled in corncrake scheme
The €5.8m Corncrake Life project will trial flushing bars on tractors in the scheme this year.
17 January 2021 Schemes
Corncrake numbers decrease on island of Ireland
There was a decrease in corncrake numbers in 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 impact on corncrake census.
9 September 2020 News
Dry stone walls and Burren winterage promoted for National Heritage Week
National Heritage Week 2020 is taking place from 15 to 23 August.
17 August 2020 News
For sale: 200,000ac Alaska ranch with lock, stock and barrel
The property comes with 10,000 head of cattle and a $16.5m price tag.
5 July 2020 News