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€45m BEEP scheme now open for 2022 applications
Noel Bardon
Farmers can draw down some €45m in funds between the suckler and dairy-beef calf schemes.
19 January 2022 Careers
What’s happening with education in 2022?
Submitting your CAO application? Try not to stress. If you find a course you love, success will always follow.
26 November 2021 Schemes
Off-farm income and land area limit removed from national reserve
The move to remove these two conditions stemmed from the result of an audit finding against Ireland by the European Commission.
‘Soft skills make you the worker employers want to hire, keep and promote’
When asked to advise those seeking employment, Jack Kennedy, economist with Indeed said that highlighting your skillset is paramount when it comes to recruitment, writes Katie Barragry.
25 November 2020 Agri jobs
Self-employed support to be paid early
HMRC began contacting eligible applicants on Monday and online applications for the scheme will open on Wednesday 13 May.
6 May 2020 News
BPS application submissions increase by 13,178 to reach 88,817
The application rate has ramped up in the last week as expected, with just two weeks left before the deadline of midnight on 15 May.
3 May 2020 Schemes
Farm Finance: bright start to trading of BPS entitlements in 2020
Companies specialising in the trading of entitlements report the fact that because entitlement values are frozen for 2020, this is leading to a lot of deals rolling over at rates agreed in 2019.
26 February 2020 Schemes
Enter the Women and Agriculture Awards Today
An open call to all Women Farmers, Women in Agri-business or On-Farm Women Food Producers.
12 February 2020 News
Making the right choice for concrete in your new build
Choosing the right type of concrete can have a major bearing on the strength and longevity of your agricultural structure.
1 January 2020 Buildings
Letter: BEAM scheme complications
"BEAM Scheme" embarrassment no suprise - Eileen O’Connell, Balfstown Stud Farm, Kilbride, Ratoath, Co Meath.
16 October 2019 Letters
Farm Finance: deadline of 31 May for BPS amendments
Late amendments after 31 May regarding the addition of parcels/plots or amendments to claimed areas will be subject to penalties.
22 May 2019 Schemes
Coveney looks to farm payments for model on passport applications
Since 2018, all farmers must complete their BPS applications online and it is hoped that all passport applications will be completed online from 2021 onwards.
20 April 2019 News