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IFA Farm Forestry Chairman Vincent Nally said that the UCD report on the socio-economic contribution of forestry in Co. Leitrim contains some useful information on the value of forestry to the county as well as the social impacts for those living in the county.

IFA Farm Forestry Chair, Vincent Nally said that farmers that have been affected by the ash dieback disease must be given the option not to replant, without penalties. “Many of the farmers affected by ash dieback feel abandoned by this Government,” said Mr. Nally. He said farmers were never been properly compensated for the financial […]

IFA National Farm Forestry Chairman Vincent Nally said that farmers are at breaking point with the delays and additional costs associated with getting grants or licences approved. “The current system is not working for farmers.  It is unacceptable that some farmers are waiting in excess of twelve months for a decision on their application.” Vincent […]

All prices (ex VAT) quoted roadside for conifers. The prices have been collected from forest owners, forestry companies and sawmills. Product Type Length Diameter Price € /tonne   (m) (cm) (Roadside) * Pulp 3 m < 7cm 20 – 34 Stakewood 1.6 m > 8cm < 15 cm 38 – 45 Palletwood 2.5 m > […]

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