Sat, 02 Jan, 2016
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
THE current mechanism for Common Agricultural Policy payments to farmers is to be replaced with a more market-aware model, but Irish farmers should have no major concerns about cuts, European Commissioner Dacian Ciolos revealed during his visit to Dáil Éireann yesterday.
Sat, 02 Oct, 2010
FURTHER payment grid changes are in store for cattle farmers, with the classification of young bulls expected to change from under 24 months of age to between 16 months and 18 months, when prime bull beef is brought into the quality payment grid system.
Thu, 11 Mar, 2010
THIRTY jobs a month are being lost due to Government inaction to develop the salmon and shellfish sector, the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, Fisheries and Food was told by a delegation from the Irish Farmers Association’s Aquaculture Section.
Fri, 17 Oct, 2008