Milk Reduction Scheme

When can farmers expect Milk Supply Reduction Scheme payments to issue?

When can farmers expect Milk Supply Reduction Scheme payments to issue?

Farmers who applied to phase one of Voluntary Milk Supply Reduction Scheme can expect to receive payment from the scheme within...

February 6, 2017

Dairy farmers have one day left to submit Milk Reduction Scheme forms

Dairy farmers have one day left to submit Milk Reduction Scheme forms

Dairy farmers who participated in the EU Milk Reduction Scheme for the October to December 2016 period have until tomorrow,...

February 2, 2017

ICMSA calls for the immediate payment of EU milk reduction scheme monies

ICMSA calls for the immediate payment of EU milk reduction scheme monies

ICMSA President John Comer is calling on the Department of Agriculture and the dairy co-ops to facilitate the payment of...

January 4, 2017

Voluntary Milk Reduction Scheme will not be made mandatory – Hogan

Voluntary Milk Reduction Scheme will not be made mandatory – Hogan

The Voluntary Milk Reduction Scheme will not be made mandatory in the future, the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development,...

October 20, 2016

Irish dairy farmers seek €11m under EU milk reduction scheme

Irish dairy farmers seek €11m under EU milk reduction scheme

Irish dairy farmers have sought €11m to reduce milk production during the final three months of the year under the...

September 28, 2016

15 questions answered on the new EU milk reduction scheme

15 questions answered on the new EU milk reduction scheme

Details of how Irish dairy farmers can apply for the EU voluntary milk supply management scheme were recently agreed in...

September 5, 2016

Applications open for the EU’s Voluntary Milk Reduction Scheme

Applications open for the EU’s Voluntary Milk Reduction Scheme

The Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed has announced that the application process for the EU’s Voluntary Milk  Reduction Scheme has opened. Minister...

September 2, 2016

Co-ops to receive application forms for Milk Reduction Scheme ‘within days’

Co-ops to receive application forms for Milk Reduction Scheme ‘within days’

Within days, a farmer application form and information helpsheet in relation to the EU Milk Reduction Scheme, already drafted by...

September 1, 2016

French farmers to get up to 24c/L under Milk Reduction Scheme

French farmers to get up to 24c/L under Milk Reduction Scheme

The French Government has provided extra funding to incentivise its dairy farmers to cut milk production in the coming months....

September 1, 2016

More details of the EU’s Milk Reduction Scheme revealed

More details of the EU’s Milk Reduction Scheme revealed

Farmers who fail to reduce milk production for the full amount offered (14c/L) under the EU’s Voluntary Milk Reduction Scheme will...

August 26, 2016

More details emerge of the EU’s Milk Supply Reduction Scheme

More details emerge of the EU’s Milk Supply Reduction Scheme

More detail of the EU’s new Milk Supply Reduction Scheme has emerged this week. Last week, the Commissioner for Agriculture and...

July 28, 2016