Forestry in Ireland
Make your land work for you!
In the current economic climate many farmers are facing challenging times. Escalating costs and less income from other farm schemes means that farmers have to work harder for less reward. Faced with such challenges, it seems timely that other farm enterprises are explored.
Over 16,000 farmers in Ireland have already made this decision and are seeing the benefits of the stable income forest premiums provide. On top of that they own a forest that is increasing in value every year.
And its not juest farmers who can benefit from the scheme. The establishment grant is also available to non farmers, though premium rates are smaller and for 15 years.
Click here for a full list of FAQ in relation to commercial forestry.