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Pressure grows to prevent payment hold-ups

THE IFA is seeking an urgent meeting with Minister for Agriculture, Charlie McConalogue, over Department proposals to...

Concerns with new suckler scheme

EXCESSIVE paperwork and unreasonable conditions could put off a cohort of farmers from joining the new suckler cow sc...

Deadline extension is sought for ACRES applicants

PRESSURE is mounting this week on Agriculture Minister, Charlie McConalogue, to make changes in the new ACRES environ...

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Marauding trespassers ‘doing what they like’ in rural areas

A GREATER Garda presence in rural areas along with changes in the law to protect landowners from trespassers has been called for this week by a sen...

ACRES away from a proper scheme

THE new ACRES environmental scheme came in for scathing criticism at a Connacht IFA meeting this week with farm representatives describing it as be...


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