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Northern Irish farmers could receive an extra 20% of their Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) support payments in advance to help their businesses survive the recent flooding. The Department for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (Daera) said it will liaise with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to seek permission from the EU to allow it to raise the level of advanced payment it can make from 50% to 70%. A Daera spokesperson said: “An increase in the […]
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