Trad farm building grant scheme

Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, has announced Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme.

Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, has announced Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme.

Farmers participating in the REPS 4 scheme and due to receive a REPS payment in respect of 2014 are eligible.

Grants will range from a minimum of €4,000 to a maximum of €20,000 and will enable approved applicants to carry out a range of conservation works to the exterior of farm outbuildings as well as repair work to historic yard surfaces, walls and gate pillars around the farm.