Around 100 young farmers in Kerry to get top-up payment

farmer tractor from PixabayAround a hundred young farmers in Kerry are set to get a top up payment from today. This funding is the final tranche under the package agreed at EU level in September of last year which allocated 13.7 million euro for Ireland to help the dairy and pig sector. Today’s payments are a €1,000 top-up to almost 1,500 young farmers who were successful applicants under the Department’s Young Farmer Scheme.