The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine is offering one-to-one assistance in the next week to young farmers and new entrants who may be experiencing difficulty in completing and submitting online applications under the National Reserve and Young Farmers Scheme.
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The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers Association has welcomed the announcement of the expansion of the National Reserve scheme, to include 'old young farmers' but warns of further young farmer anomalies.
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, has announced the allocation of funding for the 2017 National Reserve.
Agriculture minister Simon Coveney has announced the opening of the online system for the submission of applications to both the National Reserve and the Young Farmers Scheme in 2015.
The 2015 National Reserve scheme has been expanded to accommodate a number of Irish farmers who had not previously benefitted from the Young Farmers Installation Scheme.
Macra na Feirme has criticised the announcement by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, that there will be no Basic Payment National Reserve in 2016, saying that it calls into question the Governmemnt's commitment to young farmers.
The online system for submission of applications to both the National Reserve and the Young Farmers Scheme in 2018 is now open.