IFA Deputy President Richard Kennedy has reminded farmers that the deadline for 2017 BPS applications is next Monday, May 15th. Richard Kennedy urged all farmers to ensure they get their applications in before the midnight deadline.
06 04 2017
IFA Deputy President Richard Kennedy said delays in GLAS payments to around 4,000 farmers are totally unacceptable and he called on the Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed to get all payments out without any further delay.
IFA Deputy President Richard Kennedy led an IFA delegation to meet senior officials in the Department of Agriculture in Portlaoise last week on the 2017 Basic Payment application and associated issues covering inspections, processing and payments.