THE Department of Agriculture has commenced 2023 GLAS advance payments to eligible famers in Mayo.
Deputy Alan Dillon said he was 'delighted' to learn the payments have commenced - some 3,683 eligible farmers in Mayo will begin to receive their GLAS advance payments.
Payments totalling €2,492,942 will be made in County Mayo, he explained.
Deputy Dillon said “A key priority of government is to issue payments to farm families in a rapid manner. These payments are an important income boost to farmers at this time of year.