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An Orange Forest Fire warning is in place from 14-21 May, which means there is a high risk of fire and forest owners should be prepared.

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IFA Hill Committee Chairman Flor McCarthy has said farmers who have had penalties imposed on land burnt in 2017 should appeal to the Agricultural Appeals Office.

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IFA Hill Committee Chairman Flor McCarthy has said the Department of Agriculture has confirmed to IFA that it is writing to farmers who have appealed the penalty imposed on hill land that was burned in 2017.

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IFA National Hill Committee Chairman Pat Dunne has called for fair judgement in cases where farmers’ BPS payments are being held back as a result of their lands being deemed to have been burned.

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At a meeting with the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys this week, IFA acknowledged that the proposed changes in the Heritage Bill of a one-month extension for hedge cutting and burning of gorse on a pilot basis are a positive step and will be welcomed by farmers.

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