Decoupled direct payments a threat to arable acres

Clarke, Philip; Harris, Robert
January 2003
Farmers Weekly;1/10/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p18
Trade Publication
Reports on the threat of decoupled direct payments on arable land in Great Britain. Contents of the review of the Agenda 2000; Income from cereal farming with decoupled payments by farm performance band; Effects of the proposal on British farmer.


Related Articles

  • Flexible leases provide an alternative. Thiesse, Kent // Farmer;Jan2012, Vol. 130 Issue 1, p53 

    The article discusses flexible leases as an alternative option given by landlords to farm operators. It defines a true flexible cash lease as one that allows the landlord to receive additional land-rental payments for a crop year if crop yields go over the established base figures. An...

  • Do PES Improve the Governance of Forest Restoration? Pirard, Romain; de Buren, Guillaume; Lapeyre, Renaud // Forests (19994907);Mar2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p404 

    Payments for Environmental Services (PES) are praised as innovative policy instruments and they influence the governance of forest restoration efforts in two major ways. The first is the establishment of multi-stakeholder agencies as intermediary bodies between funders and planters to manage the...

  • Demand for land to remain strong. Davies, Robert; Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;12/2/2005, Vol. 143 Issue 23, p26 

    The article reports on the results of a survey conducted by HSBC Bank and the National Farmers Union Cymru regarding the demand for land in Wales in 2005. Farmers responded to the question about their plans after the Common Agricultural Policy reform. Their plans include the reduction of sheep...

  • Scots unveil 17 green options. Wright, Shelley; Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;3/4/2005, Vol. 142 Issue 9, p7 

    Reports on the introduction of land management contracts to farmers in Scotland in 2005. Payment options for farmers; Scope of the options; Mode of payment.

  • LAND AND FARMS. Shirley, Andrew // Farmers Weekly;1/14/2005, Vol. 142 Issue 2, p61 

    Reports that land agent Bell-Ingram has prepared a database of farmlands eligible for single farm payment in Scotland. Land area included in the database; Purpose of the database; Advantage of the database for farmers and producers.

  • RPA guides way through set-aside. Davies, Isabel; Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;11/18/2005, Vol. 143 Issue 21, p12 

    The article reports on the decision of the British Rural Payments Agency to produce a guidance of how set-aside transfers will work. The guidance, which will be in a Policy Update booklet going to farmers, reminds producers that for 2006 the basic requirement is for a farmer to have the same...

  • Trade or not? Three weeks to decide. Fortescue, Sam // Farmers Weekly;3/10/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 10, p38 

    The article reports on the 2006 deadline for trading single farm payment entitlements in Great Britain. It is important to remember that a land cannot earn any support in 2006 without an entitlement. There is a possibility that dairy farmers could be tempted to pay somebody else to take on...

  • EPA proposal expands Clean Water Act regulation.  // Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;8/2/2012, p8 

    The article acknowledges the role of H.R. 4728 or the Preserving Rural Resources Act of 2012 in protecting farmers and ranchers from facing federal regulatory and permitting burdens, compliance costs and constraints on use of land which the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidelines...

  • Land prices likely to pick up in spring. Horne, Suzie // Farmers Weekly;10/29/2010, Vol. 153 Issue 17, p73 

    The article discusses Knight Frank's Farmland Index, which forecasts that land prices are likely to escalate faster after spring 2011 when farmers start to see the effect of higher cereal prices on the bottom line.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics