Farm Modernisation Tranche 3 Now Open for receipt of applications

Farm Modernisation Programme Tranche 3 is Now Open for receipt of applications and will close at 4.00pm on 19th October 2012.

Those farmers wishing to apply for financial support under Tranche 3 should carefully read the Explanatory Booklet which sets out the requirements of the Programme and details the items eligible for financial support. If farmers have any  queries regarding the Farm Modernisation Programme Tranche 3 or need assistance accessing the online application system Countryside have staff ready to assist on the Countryside Agri-Rural Partnership Helpline  tel: 0845 0267 535.

Farmers should note that only one application can be submitted per farm business. Applications can be made online via or hard copy application forms posted or handed into Countryside Agri-Rural Partnership or selected DARD offices. The maximum level of financial support available under the Programme  is £4,000 with the minimum level of support £500.

The Farm Modernisation Programme is funded by the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) and the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) under the Northern Ireland Rural Development Programme 2007-2013.

Download Booklet and Applications forms here: