IFA Welcomes Minister’s Comments of Horse Farmers’ Inclusion in TAMS Scheme

IFA Horse Project Team Chair Richard Kennedy has welcomed comments made by the Minister McConalogue at the launch of the Dublin Horse Show last week, that he plans to include investments in the equine sector under TAMS in the next CAP regime beginning in January 2023. “The IFA Horse Project Team along with the full […]

IFA Calls For TAMS Approvals For 5,000 Farmers

IFA Rural Development Chairman Flor McCarthy has said approvals of TAMS II applications should commence within the next ten days and it is vital that the 5,000 farmers who applied in the first two tranches of the scheme but do not yet have approval are allowed to proceed with their work immediately.   More than […]

Minister To Pursue TAMS Scheme For Grain Farmers

Following a meeting with the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney, IFA National Grain Chairman Liam Dunne has welcomed the Minister’s commitment to pursue a TAMS scheme for grain farmers with the EU Commission in Brussels.   He said this will require an amendment to the Rural Development Programme to deliver a TAMS scheme for tillage […]

IFA Expresses Serious Concern In Tams Processing Delays

IFA Rural Development Chairman Flor McCarthy has expressed serious concern at the Department of Agriculture delays in the processing of TAMS applications for the Dairy Equipment and Sheep Fencing & Handling schemes, which reopened at the end of last year.   Mr. McCarthy said that over 975 farmers applied for the Dairy Equipment Scheme for […]