Damien Coyne Agri
Department of Agriculture Approved FAS Advisor.
Damien Coyne has 15 years experience in the delivery of all aspects of Agri / Agricultural Advisory Services across the West of Ireland.
Basic Payment Scheme / Cross Compliance
Department approved agricultural advisor in relation to all aspects of the Basic Payment Scheme, Farm entitlements, Greening, National Reserve. Additionally, Young farmer scheme, Sheep Welfare Scheme, BDGP Scheme, Cross Compliance, Nitrates Derogations, Land Eligibility requirements. Likewise, a soil sampling and silage testing service is also available.
Department approved planner for the preparation and maintenance of GLAS plans across the West of Ireland.
Nutrient Management Plans
Dept approved planner for the preparation of NMP’s (Nutrient Management Plans). However, every GLAS applicant must have a current NMP. Furthermore, this will set stocking limits and fertiliser limits in line with the Nitrates Regulations.
Dept of Agriculture approved agricultural planner for the preparation of CMP’s. In addition, every GLAS applicant with commonage is required to participate in a CMP. This will set out the stocking and management requirements for each shareholder in a commonage.
Grant applications for sheds, sheep and cattle handling equipment, low emission slurry spreading equipment, dairy equipment. In addition, organic capital investment, tillage machinery, young farmer capital investment scheme. 40%-60% grants available.
Likewise, we offer preparation of County Council planning permission applications associated with TAMS applications.
Submission of claims for payment.
Preparation of the Carbon Navigator.
Submitted through Bord Bia every participant in the Beef Data Genomics Programme. However, the Knowledge Transfer Programme must have a Carbon Navigator in place.
Dept Approved facilitator for the Knowledge Transfer Programme.
Organic Farming Scheme
Dept approved planner for the preparation of plans for the Organic Farming Scheme.
Burren Life Programmes
Approved planner for the preparation of plans in the Burren Life Scheme.