Heritage Council

GLAS applications: The tips and the traps

GLAS applications: The tips and the traps

The 2022 GLAS traditional farm buildings grant scheme is open for applications, with a closing date of February 22, at...

February 6, 2022

Conservation preserves cowhouse for generations to come

Conservation preserves cowhouse for generations to come

The conservation and repair of a 19th century limestone and natural slate cowhouse in north Cork was facilitated by funding...

February 5, 2022

Laois buildings rescued from dereliction

Laois buildings rescued from dereliction

Farm buildings, located at Srahan, Camross, Co. Laois, that had been slowly to rapidly deteriorating over the last 30 years, have...

December 18, 2021

Restoration goal achieved by Kilkenny farmer

Restoration goal achieved by Kilkenny farmer

Buildings at the birthplace of former Kilkenny All-Ireland winner Jimmy Kelly have been conserved under the Green, Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme...

November 28, 2021

New life breathed into Mayo granary under GLAS scheme

New life breathed into Mayo granary under GLAS scheme

A Co. Mayo suckler and sheep farmer has renovated a granary under the Green, Low-Carbon Agri-Environment Scheme (GLAS) traditional farm...

November 27, 2021

Cork organic farmer on slow farming and a strong market

Cork organic farmer on slow farming and a strong market

A Co. Cork organic farmer whose apple juice is enjoying the taste of success, has been awarded funding from the...

September 10, 2017

Heritage grants to be issued to GLAS farmer applicants

Heritage grants to be issued to GLAS farmer applicants

A total of 318 applications were received for the 2017 – Tranche II – GLAS grants for farm building repairs,...

May 2, 2017

Not in GLAS and looking for a grant to do up an old building? You might be in luck!

Not in GLAS and looking for a grant to do up an old building? You might be in luck!

One of the associated benefits of having an approved GLAS contract is that farmers may apply for the GLAS Traditional...

November 6, 2016

Deadline for 75% grant aid to refurbish old farm buildings tomorrow

Deadline for 75% grant aid to refurbish old farm buildings tomorrow

The application period for a new scheme which provides 75% grant aid to refurbish old farm buildings is set to close...

May 5, 2016