GLAS Payments

GLAS balancing payments worth €27m issue early to farmers

GLAS balancing payments worth €27m issue early to farmers

Green Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) balancing payments in respect of 2020 will commence ahead of schedule this week, Minister for...

April 20, 2021

€138 million in GLAS advance payments to commence this week

€138 million in GLAS advance payments to commence this week

The 2020 advance payments under the Green, Low-Carbon, Agri Environment Scheme (GLAS) will commence this week, which is two weeks...

November 2, 2020

GLAS PLUS top-up payments issue to farmers

GLAS PLUS top-up payments issue to farmers

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has issued Green Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) PLUS payments amounting to over...

May 20, 2020

€26 million in GLAS balancing payments to commence this week

€26 million in GLAS balancing payments to commence this week

Green Low-Carbon Agri-environment Scheme (GLAS) balancing payments will commence by the end of this week, Minister for Agriculture, Food and...

April 15, 2020

GLAS balancing payments ‘must be issued immediately’

GLAS balancing payments ‘must be issued immediately’

Green, Low-Carbon, Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) balancing payments must be made immediately to ease farmer cash-flow concerns, according to Fianna Fáil...

April 15, 2020

What was the average GLAS payment made in 2018?

What was the average GLAS payment made in 2018?

The average payment issued to farmers participating in the Green Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) was discussed in a recent parliamentary...

June 7, 2019

GLAS payments ‘come at a vital time following a most difficult year’

GLAS payments ‘come at a vital time following a most difficult year’

The roll-out of the Green Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) payments to 33,000 participants has been welcomed by the Irish Farmers’...

November 15, 2018

GLAS advance payments worth €116 million commence

GLAS advance payments worth €116 million commence

Advance payments in respect of the Green, Low-Carbon, Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) for 2018 have commenced today, according to Minister for...

November 14, 2018

GLAS: €17.5 million to be issued to farmers this week

GLAS: €17.5 million to be issued to farmers this week

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed has announced the commencement this week of the 2017 balancing...

May 18, 2018

GLAS balancing payments to begin issuing this week

GLAS balancing payments to begin issuing this week

The issuing of balancing payments for the Green Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) will commence from this Friday (May 18) onwards,...

May 16, 2018

INHFA takes to the street over fodder transport ‘shambles’ and GLAS

INHFA takes to the street over fodder transport ‘shambles’ and GLAS

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) held a protest over the fodder aid package announced by the Minister...

February 12, 2018

Calls for GLAS payments to be made on time, but NMPs must be submitted

Calls for GLAS payments to be made on time, but NMPs must be submitted

Farmers will not tolerate delays to their GLAS payments for 2017, and expect the problems encountered in the 2016 payment...

September 5, 2017

Complaint made to Ombudsman on GLAS payment delays

Complaint made to Ombudsman on GLAS payment delays

An agricultural consultant, who is also a farmer himself, has lodged an official complaint with the Office of the Ombudsman...

June 29, 2017

Department’s scheme administration ‘totally unacceptable’

Department’s scheme administration ‘totally unacceptable’

The Department of Agriculture’s administration of some recent farm schemes has been branded ‘totally unacceptable’ by the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA)....

May 26, 2017

IFA receives assurance from Department over BPS

IFA receives assurance from Department over BPS

The IFA has been given an assurance from the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine that blockages to Basic Payment Scheme...

April 30, 2017

Department clarifies GLAS payments issue

Department clarifies GLAS payments issue

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has clarified the most recent development regarding GLAS payments for 2016. According...

April 26, 2017

Close to 5,800 farmers still awaiting GLAS payments

Close to 5,800 farmers still awaiting GLAS payments

A total of 5,793 farmers are still awaiting GLAS payments, the latest figures from the Department of Agriculture, Food and the...

March 9, 2017

Department spends €7.5m on IT software for schemes since 2014

Department spends €7.5m on IT software for schemes since 2014

In the period from 2014 to date a total of €7,540,383.30 has been spent in the development, maintenance and enhancement...

February 2, 2017