04 06 2020
Direct payments to farmers selected for an inspection by the Department of Agriculture will not encounter payment delays this year, according to IFA Deputy President Brian Rushe.
18 03 2020
IFA President Tim Cullinan said the offer by the EU Commission to allow member states to extend the application deadline for Basic Payment Scheme by one month cannot result in any delay in payments.
06 03 2020
IFA Farm Forestry Chairman Vincent Nally has welcomed changes that no longer require a farmer to retain 10% of their eligible hectares in an agricultural activity to for the purposes of retaining eligibility for BPS.
05 03 2020
IFA Deputy President Brian Rushe has got assurances from the Department of Agriculture that delays in payments will not recur this year as a result of the Land parcel LPIS review.
21 02 2020
IFA Deputy President Brian Rushe said the Department of Agriculture should set up information clinics to farmers, where necessary, about the online application process for the Basic Payment Scheme.