Farmers angry at Glas delays

A west of Ireland TD says farmers are totally frustrated and angry at the continued delays in the payments under the Glas scheme. Independent Roscommon...

Survey finds agri-business expected to grow

This year the Irish Farmer's Journal has partnered with KPMG for the 5th time to do an agri-business survey. Despite the concern about Brexit, the...

Farmers need to be consulted on new ANC maps

Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands North West, Matt Carthy, has called on Minster Creed to ensure that any extension to the Areas of...

IFA to hold a National Hill Sheep Forum in Connemara

The IFA is to hold a National Hill Sheep Forum. The Forum is taking place at Callin Conneely farm, Letterdyfe, Roundstone, Connemara, Co. Galway and...

The INHFA is calling on the Government to take action on changing legal burning...

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association has called on the government to take action on changing the dates for legal upland burning dates.   Under...

Farmers invited to sheep forum on May 23rd

A major IFA National Hill Sheep Forum will take place in Connemara, Co Galway on Tuesday May 23rd. This farm visit and meeting will provide...

Deadline for Basic Payments Scheme

Farmers are reminded that the deadline for 2017 Basic Payment Scheme applications is Monday, May 15th. Penalties are applied where applications are received late so...

Calls for changes to National Reserve rules

Requirements for the 2017 National Reserve have changed this year. Under current regulations, young farmers who have not yet received their certification will not be...

Young farmers who don’t complete studies before May 15th cannot apply for 2017 National...

Requirements for the 2017 National Reserve have changed this year. Under current regulations, young farmers who have not yet received their certfication will not be...

Local Councillor calls on Minster to amend 2017 National Reserve rules

A local councillor is calling on the Minster for Agriculture to amend the rules on the 2017 National Reserve. Leitrim County Councillor, Brendan Barry, says...