To further increase economic and environmental efficiency in the suckler herd through better quality data on herd performance, supporting decision making on farm and support of best practice in welfare management
What does it involve and who is eligible?
- The programme is open to all suckler beef farmers who commit to completing the mandatory action required within the duration of the programme, optional welfare enhancement actions are also available for additional support.
- Payment will be on beef breed (dam and sire) animals born in the herd between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020.
- Applications open on agfood.ie until 15 May 2020.