Minister Creed announces €13.4m Basic Payment Scheme refund to 98,000 farmersChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 1, 2019
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., announced the commencement of payments of over €13.4 million to approximately 98,000 farmers.
Ireland This money was deducted from their 2017 Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) payments
Minister Creed said ‘I am pleased to confirm that these payments totaling €13.4 million are now being reimbursed to eligible farmers.’ The Minister added that “these payments will bring the total paid to Irish farmers under the 2018 Basic Payment Scheme to €1.19 billion”. ■