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Budget: INHFA calls for ‘universal basic income’ for farmers

Budget: INHFA calls for ‘universal basic income’ for farmers

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) has called for a Universal Basic Income for farmers in Budget 2022....

September 16, 2021

CAP: Admin costs for new schemes raised with ministers

CAP: Admin costs for new schemes raised with ministers

The administration costs of schemes under the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) for 2023 to 2027 is an area of...

September 10, 2021

INHFA announces new president to succeed O’Donnell

INHFA announces new president to succeed O’Donnell

Vincent Roddy will succeed Colm O’Donnell as president of the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) at the organisation’s...

September 2, 2021

Land designations ‘now a real threat to rural communities’

Land designations ‘now a real threat to rural communities’

Natura 2000 land designations are now becoming a “real threat to rural communities”, the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association...

August 27, 2021

Farmers: Unrestricted access to uplands ‘not a public right’

Farmers: Unrestricted access to uplands ‘not a public right’

Unrestricted access to uplands is “not a public right”, the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association (INHFA) has stressed, following...

July 29, 2021

New DAFM modelling exercise on CAP conditions called for

New DAFM modelling exercise on CAP conditions called for

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) has been called on to conduct a new modelling exercise reflecting...

July 9, 2021

Minister ‘must use transition period to begin road’ towards fairer payments

Minister ‘must use transition period to begin road’ towards fairer payments

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue has been urged to “begin the long road towards a fairer...

July 7, 2021

INHFA calls on minister to cap the CAP

INHFA calls on minister to cap the CAP

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association (INHFA) has called for the capping of Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Pillar 1...

June 30, 2021

Minister must ‘bite the bullet and get convergence done’

Minister must ‘bite the bullet and get convergence done’

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue is being called on to “bite the bullet and get convergence...

June 28, 2021

‘Fairness for 73,000 farmers’ is aim of INHFA trip to Brussels

‘Fairness for 73,000 farmers’ is aim of INHFA trip to Brussels

Representatives of the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association (INHFA) have travelled to Brussels today to seek “fairness for Irish...

June 24, 2021

INHFA: New CAP must deliver for ‘most productive lands’

INHFA: New CAP must deliver for ‘most productive lands’

Lands designated either a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) or Special Protected Area (SPA) must be adequately catered for in...

June 17, 2021

INHFA contests ‘CAP undermines farm income’ narrative

INHFA contests ‘CAP undermines farm income’ narrative

As the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) prepares to stage a nationwide protest this morning “to warn against the dangers” posed...

June 11, 2021

Oireachtas ag committee to talk CAP with farm groups today

Oireachtas ag committee to talk CAP with farm groups today

The Joint Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine will hear from farm organisations today (Wednesday, June 9) on...

June 9, 2021

Mica redress: ‘My own house is going to be demolished’ says INHFA council member

Mica redress: ‘My own house is going to be demolished’ says INHFA council member

The Irish Natura & Hill Farmers Association (INHFA) is backing the call for a mica redress scheme that would deliver...

June 3, 2021

‘100% convergence the fairest and only credible way forward’

‘100% convergence the fairest and only credible way forward’

Following the break down of last week’s talk on the future of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), one farm organisation...

June 1, 2021

Wildfires ‘highlight dangers of rewilding’ – INHFA

Wildfires ‘highlight dangers of rewilding’ – INHFA

A farm organisation has claimed that the recent wildfires, most notably in Killarney National Park, “highlight the dangers of rewilding”....

May 11, 2021

Department modelling on CAP payments is ‘misleading’ – INHFA

Department modelling on CAP payments is ‘misleading’ – INHFA

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) has condemned a recent document released by the Department of Agriculture Food...

May 7, 2021

INHFA highlights CAP concerns in letter to McConalogue

INHFA highlights CAP concerns in letter to McConalogue

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) has written to Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue...

April 29, 2021