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ACRES could 'lead to environmental decline' in the Burren
Amy Forde
At a time where we should be showing huge environmental ambition, we unfortunately seem to be showing a little bit less, Brendan Dunford of the Burren Programme has said.
26 October 2022 News
‘We can’t go back to the old days of imposing designations’
Minister of State with responsibility for heritage Malcolm Noonan talks rewetting, designations and if he would like to stay on in the role after the cabinet reshuffle with Amy Forde.
17 August 2022 Schemes
Making changes to improve your farm's eligibility for ACRES
Many of the Tier 1 and Tier 2 assets are based on farm type, system or size, but there are four areas where farmers may be able to make changes to fall within Tier 1 or Tier 2.
FarmPEAT results-based payments exceed €180/ha with top-ups on way
FarmPEAT is an EIP paying farmers to undertake environmental actions on raised bogs in the midlands.
8 August 2022 News
Flushing corncrakes out of meadows in Mayo
Amy Forde speaks to contractor Shane McIntyre about the flushing bar he created for the Corncrake LIFE project.
6 July 2022 Feature
Anticipation building as opening of AECM edges closer
Confirmation of the exact specifics of the flagship agri-environment scheme are expected towards the end as the European Commission finalises details of Ireland’s CAP Strategic Plan 2023-2027.
8 June 2022 Schemes