IFA Farm Forestry Chairman, Pat Collins has said that, as a result of the new Environmental Requirements for Afforestation, the area of land that will be set aside for environmental measures has increased for many applications beyond the 15% that can be claimed under the Afforestation and Woodland Creation Scheme.
30 01 2017
FARMERS MUST BE PAID ON ALL LAND THEY ARE OBLIGATED TO SET ASIDE UNDER THE AFFORESTATION SCHEME – IFAForestry
27 01 2016
14 01 2016
IFA WELCOMES FORESTRY LAND AVAILABITY REPORT AND CALLS ON MINISTER HAYES TO REOPEN PRODUCTIVE MARGINAL LANDForestry
IFA Farm Forestry Chairman, Michael Fleming has welcomed the Land Availability for Afforestation report launched today, and called on Minister Tom Hayes to adopt the recommendation to assess land on productive capacity to grow timber as a matter of urgency.