Sport horse
NEWS: TAMS III gate opens to industry
Isabel Hurley
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine €400m scheme opens to equine sector for first time, writes Isabel Hurley
24 March 2023 Sport horse news
COMMENT: 'Putting money where the mouth is'
The inclusion of the equine sector under the TAMS III scheme is a game-changer for the Irish Sport Horse industry
24 February 2023 Farm management
TAMS GRANT AID: ‘We did this by working together’
In a breakthrough for equine farmers, the opening of the TAMS grant aid scheme with equine inclusion was announced last week
NEWS: Applications open for €850,000 equine scheme
Minister Charlie McConalogue announced the opening of the Equine Technical and Equine Breeding Scheme 2023
20 January 2023 Sport horse news
NEWS: Clear objectives in HSI Constitution
The constitution of Horse Sport Ireland clearly sets out its stated objectives
13 January 2023 Sport horse news
How much money is a young equine farmer entitled to?
Patrick Hester takes a look at the up-to-date DAFM direct payments a young equine farmer may be entitled to
6 January 2023 Farm management
REVIEW 2022: Talking Points - DAFM and HSI largely shape the news
Much of the news in 2022 emanated from the Department of Agriculture and Horse Sport Ireland, writes Margie McLoone
6 January 2023 Other disciplines
REVIEW 2022: Record State funding of €5.8 million for animal welfare
Unfortunately cruelty to equines continues to occur but the State did announce record funding to support animal charities nationwide
6 January 2023 Sport horse news
REVIEW 2022: Talking points - Studbook tenders prove bitterly divisive
The Irish Horse Board AGM held last spring agreed to apply for the DAFM-advertised tenders for the studbooks and they were successful in winning the marketing tender
6 January 2023 Other disciplines
NEWS: Over €200,000 in grants for IHRA - McConalogue
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue TD (FF) outlined the grant funding received by the Irish Harness Racing Association
30 December 2022 Sport horse news
COMMENT: Setting the record straight
Record State funding of almost €6 million for animal welfare charities nationwide finally sends out a strong message of zero tolerance on animal welfare
9 December 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: DAFM launches Equine Census
Ireland's second annual Equine Census is now under way by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
2 December 2022 Sport horse news