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New charter reverts to traditional dates for payments
Amy Forde
The announcement of the ANC advance payments will once again be a feature of the Ploughing Championships.
3 July 2024 Schemes
Charter lists scheme payment dates for 2024
The timelines for all schemes are not exact but provide an approximate time frame of when farmers can expect to receive payment
30 June 2024 News
Stiff fertiliser database penalties for derogation farmers
Close to 62,000t of fertiliser was imported up to last week by 35 Fertiliser Economic Operators.
News podcast: €15m CAP flattening swing to west and 2023's water quality
Listen to get your update on the latest news in the farming world, from the impact of CAP payment changes to the official figures on 2023's water quality trends.
14 June 2024 Podcast
State agencies, large estates and EIPs claim their share of CAP
Some €49m went on LEADER funding under the CAP in the latest list of payment beneficiaries.
5 June 2024 News
Top five CAP earners based outside Ireland
Here are the top five earners of CAP payments issued by the Department of Agriculture for recipient based outside of Ireland.
5 June 2024 News
Average BPS payout at three-year low
In both 2020 and 2021, additional money was added into the BPS payment pot in NI.
5 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Revealed: top 10 recipients of direct payments in 2023
Potato growers, a stud farm, beef farms and dairy farms feature among the top earners of direct payments for 2023.
30 May 2024 Schemes
Wild Atlantic Nature project wins major European award
A results-based project titled 'Wild Atlantic Nature' has won the 2024 EU Natura 2000 Award. Based in the northwest of the country, the pilot scheme led to the development of ACRES.
30 May 2024 News
New conditions for NI farm support
The number of new conditions attached to future farm support is not the key issue that should concern NI farmers
29 May 2024 Northern Ireland
Farmers reminded not to stack bales too high
Silage bales must not be stacked within 20m of a surface water, according to the CAP conditionality requirements.
22 May 2024 News
CAP payments are crucial to small farmers, survey finds
A new Teagasc study has underscored the necessity of direct payments in leaving small beef and sheep farmers with a farm income.
22 May 2024 News