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‘TAMS II payments contingency not be behind due to Covid-19 restrictions’- IFA

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and a Marine, Michael Creed, has been urged to “temporarily waive” a Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS) requirement of completing a health and reserve course. Speaking on a matter, a Irish Farmers’ Association’s (IFA) farming growth chairperson, Michael Biggins, said: “Currently, there are no health and reserve courses accessible to […]

Taoiseach exempts ‘farming activities’ from tighter Covid-19 restrictions

Farming activities have been named as free from a array of tighter Government restrictions to be implemented in sequence to strengthen a nation’s adults from Covid-19. Speaking during a press lecture in Government Buildings tonight, Friday, Mar 27, a Taoiseach Leo Varadkar delivered sheer sum on a latest ramped adult measures to be implemented over […]

Covid-19: Farm contractors listed as ‘essential workers’

Image source: Adrian Leech Photography Agricultural contractors are listed as free from a Government’s latest augmenting restrictions directed during containing a widespread of Covid-19, it has been confirmed. Shortly after Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s announcement that a nation would pierce a next, escalated theatre of open insurance – effective from midnight tonight, Friday, Mar 27 – […]

Aileen Barron: Online venues for contention groups and plantation demos

By Aileen Barron, Green Acre Marketing With many open days, plantation demos, contention organisation events and other such gatherings doubtful to take place in a evident future, there are other options from that farmers can advantage and share knowledge. Agri-businesses and attention bodies could really effectively strech out to their business around webinars. A webinar […]

EU adopts magnitude permitting adult to €100,000 in state assist for farmers

The European Commission has adopted measures to support a EU’s agri-food zone by permitting member states to yield augmenting state assist of adult to €100,000 for farmers underneath a newly adopted proxy framework, a elect has confirmed. The elect summarized that one of a priorities is ensuring food confidence and an effective food supply sequence […]

‘Massive increase’: Covid-19 sparks torrent in people creation wills

by Gordon Deegan The Covid-19 pestilence has sparked a vast swell in people here looking to get their affairs in sequence by creation their wills. A series of solicitors reliable today, Thursday, Mar 26, that there has been a “massive” boost in people creation their wills in new days. Ennis-based solicitor, David Casey stated: “There […]

This week’s FarmLand: Covid-19, stream government and hygiene during lambing

The 2020 deteriorate of FarmLand continues this evening, with a latest part touching on a many dire emanate not only in a cultivation sector, though in a nation as a whole: Covid-19. We get a farmer’s perspective on a pandemic, that is carrying a large impact right opposite Irish farming. As good as that, Pat McCormack, […]

Fendt prolongation dangling during 2 plants due to Covid-19

The rural machine writer AGCO – builder of Fendt – is suspending a prolongation during a Marktoberdorf and Asbach-Bäumenheim sites in Germany due to Covid-19. The “complete closure of critical prolongation sides in Europe” has meant that components are not now accessible from suppliers, with shortages bringing prolongation to a hindrance in a dual plants, […]