Payment for young farmers: support for the early days

Farmers who are no older than 40 years are eligible for support under the young farmers scheme. The objective is to facilitate setting up in farming and to promote the structural development of agriculture. The support may be granted for a maximum of five years after the initial setting up. The payment is €50 per hectare.

Further information

Pia Lehmusvuori, Ministerial Adviser 
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Ruokaosasto, Maatalousyksikkö 0295162207