TAMS

Minister says Department is making every effort to get TAMS approvals out

Minister says Department is making every effort to get TAMS approvals out

Every effort is being made by the Department to ensure that all eligible applicants receive their TAMS approvals shortly, the...

June 18, 2016

Planning permission required for some fencing under new TAMS scheme

Planning permission required for some fencing under new TAMS scheme

Planning permission, or a declaration of exemption from the relevant local authority, is now required for any proposed sheep fencing...

June 13, 2016

Here’s which counties benefit most from disadvantage area payments

Here’s which counties benefit most from disadvantage area payments

Galway, Mayo, Donegal and Kerry were the leading recipients of payments for applications to the Areas of Natural Constraint Scheme in...

May 29, 2016

Farm incomes the dominant issue as IFA President and Minister for Agriculture meet

Farm incomes the dominant issue as IFA President and Minister for Agriculture meet

Farm incomes in all farming sectors was the main issue discussed between IFA President Joe Healy and the new Minister for...

May 19, 2016

Department confirms TAMS approvals will issue next week

Department confirms TAMS approvals will issue next week

The Department of Agriculture has confirmed that approvals for grant aid will issue to farmers in the TAMS scheme next...

May 18, 2016

Farmer fury as further delays to TAMS approvals narrows work window

Farmer fury as further delays to TAMS approvals narrows work window

Extreme dissatisfaction regarding ongoing delays with issuing approvals under the TAMS have been expressed by the Chairperson of the ICMSA’s...

May 16, 2016

Mats for slatted sheds set to become eligible for grant aid

Mats for slatted sheds set to become eligible for grant aid

Rubber mats for slatted sheds are set to be included in the list of eligible investments in the TAMS II farm...

May 11, 2016

ICMSA hits out at the Department for the delay in TAMS approvals

ICMSA hits out at the Department for the delay in TAMS approvals

The ongoing delays in Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS) approvals is causing considerable difficulty for many farmers, according to the...

May 6, 2016

Ireland gets approval for sheep fencing and tillage sector grants

Ireland gets approval for sheep fencing and tillage sector grants

Ireland has received approval to provide grant aid for sheep fencing and tillage sector investments under the new TAMS II schemes....

May 4, 2016

5 farm building grants every farmer should know about

5 farm building grants every farmer should know about

Over the past 12 months, the Department of Agriculture has announced an array of schemes many of which offer generous...

May 2, 2016

Thousands of farmers still waiting on TAMS 1 payments

Thousands of farmers still waiting on TAMS 1 payments

Applications for payment under the TAMS 1 schemes are being processed on an ongoing basis, according to the Department of...

November 27, 2015

Commission rules out extension to TAMS deadline

Commission rules out extension to TAMS deadline

The August 31 deadline for completion of work under TAMS will not be extended, according to the Department of Agriculture....

July 13, 2015

Macra calls on Coveney to provide more support for young farmers

Macra calls on Coveney to provide more support for young farmers

Macra na Feirme wants Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney to introduce the proposed collaborative farming scheme immediately, according to the organisation’s...

July 4, 2015

No extension to TAMS Farm Safety Scheme deadline – Coveney

No extension to TAMS Farm Safety Scheme deadline – Coveney

There will be no extension to the TAMS Farm Safety Scheme deadline, the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney says. The...

July 2, 2015

Minister Coveney launches €50m dairy equipment scheme

Minister Coveney launches €50m dairy equipment scheme

The new TAMS II Dairy Equipment Scheme, which is the second of the new Targeted Modernisation Schemes (TAMS II), has...

June 29, 2015

TAMS planning permission concession for farmers nearing 40 years of age

TAMS planning permission concession for farmers nearing 40 years of age

Farmers applying to TAMS who are nearly 40 years of age or who are about to exceed the five-year rule...

June 25, 2015

TAMS and genomics schemes to open from May

TAMS and genomics schemes to open from May

Schemes under the Rural Development Plan, such as TAMS and the Beef Data and Genomics Programme, are expected to be...

March 31, 2015

Details of new TAMS II farm investment schemes must be made available – IFA

Details of new TAMS II farm investment schemes must be made available – IFA

The Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has been called on to immediately open the TAMS II scheme to support the...

March 13, 2015