08 10 2020
IFA Deputy President Brian Rushe has received assurances from the Department of Agriculture that the 70% advance on the Basic Payment Scheme will commence on Fri, October 16th next.
At a meeting with the Department of Agriculture, IFA called for an early decision to allow for the extension of key farm schemes, such as GLAS and TAMS.
02 09 2020
IFA President Tim Cullinan has welcomed the clear and unequivocal commitment from Minister for Heritage Malcolm Noonan that there are no plans for more land designations.
31 08 2020
IFA Rural Development Committee Chairman Michael Biggins has urged the Department of Agriculture to issue TAMS approvals to all applicants to tranche 18, which closed on Aug 21st last.
IFA Rural Development Chairman Michael Biggins said the approval process for TAMS is too slow and must be speeded up as farm investment is held up.