CAP / Schemes

47% of Young Farmers Scheme and National Reserve payments still outstanding

47% of Young Farmers Scheme and National Reserve payments still outstanding

Thousands of young farmers are still waiting on payments from the Department of Agriculture. Payments under the National Reserve and...

January 15, 2016

Young Farmers Scheme and National Reserve payments have started

Young Farmers Scheme and National Reserve payments have started

Payments to farmers under the National Reserve and the Young Farmers Scheme have started. Over 3,000 farmers have been paid...

December 30, 2015

‘Every effort’ is being made to facilitate urgent TAMS approvals

‘Every effort’ is being made to facilitate urgent TAMS approvals

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney has said that it is anticipated that approvals will commence soon under the first...

December 10, 2015

Minister Coveney gives latest update on Young Farmers Scheme payment

Minister Coveney gives latest update on Young Farmers Scheme payment

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney has confirmed this morning that payments under the National Reserve and Young Farmers Scheme...

December 3, 2015

Latest update on the Young Farmers Scheme payment

Latest update on the Young Farmers Scheme payment

Processing of National Reserve, Young Farmers Scheme and Scottish Derogation applications is ongoing, according to the Minister for Agriculture, Simon...

November 26, 2015

No designated funding for 2016 National Reserve – Minister

No designated funding for 2016 National Reserve – Minister

For 2016, there is no designated funding from the Basic Payment Scheme to fund a National Reserve, the Minister for...

November 14, 2015

Applied to the Young Farmers Scheme this year? Here’s when you should get paid

Applied to the Young Farmers Scheme this year? Here’s when you should get paid

Included in a suite of measures under the new CAP reform which comes into force this year Ireland is the...

October 1, 2015

Funding for National Reserve to be limited in 2016 – Minister

Funding for National Reserve to be limited in 2016 – Minister

Funding for the National Reserve in 2016 is set to be limited, according to the Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney....

June 12, 2015

Department’s website back online for Young Farmer Scheme applications

Department’s website back online for Young Farmer Scheme applications

The online application system for the Young Farmer Scheme and Phase 2 of the National Reserve was unavailable over the...

May 18, 2015

Department estimates 6,000 applications to €24m National Reserve

Department estimates 6,000 applications to €24m National Reserve

As many as 6,000 applications have been made to the National Reserve, according to latest estimates from the Department of...

April 8, 2015

Maximum flexibility given on income limits for National Reserve – Minister

Maximum flexibility given on income limits for National Reserve – Minister

Maximum possible flexibility regarding has been granted off-farm income limit for the National Reserve, according to the Minister for Agriculture Simon...

March 14, 2015

National Reserve to open to ‘old’ young farmers in early April

National Reserve to open to ‘old’ young farmers in early April

The National Reserve will be open to applications from ‘old’ young farmers in early April, according to the Minister for...

March 2, 2015

There should be enough money in national reserve for ‘old’ young farmers says Minister

There should be enough money in national reserve for ‘old’ young farmers says Minister

There should be enough money in the national reserve for ‘old’ young farmers, according to the Minister for Agriculture Simon...

February 18, 2015