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IFA President Tim Cullinan says the Department is now drip-feeding out details of the ‘REPS-2’ Scheme. However, he described it as a ‘complete sham’ compared to the original Rural Environmental Protection Scheme (REPS). The Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue told the recent AGM of Sligo IFA that the pilot scheme…

A 50 million euro support fund to support beef finishers has been launched. About 42-thousand farmers will be eligible to apply for the money, which is capped at 100 euro per animal and 100 animals per farm. While it won’t compensate the industry for the entirety of it’s losses during…