Forestry Planting

//Forestry Planting
Forestry Planting2018-10-12T10:17:16+00:00

we know treesWe know trees. We know the best tree to plant in the best location to ensure the highest yield possible from your crop. Your local forester will manage every step of the forestry planting process giving you complete piece of mind.

Every site is different and our first step is always to visit your site to ensure we choose the right species for your land, giving you the best return over the life of your forest. We will then apply to the Forest Service for planting approval on your behalf and manage this application process from start to finish.

Should you decide to proceed and plant your land, we will carry this out for you. We will ensure that all works are carried out to the highest standards, ensuring that you get a healthy, valuable forest.

Grant/Premium Category(GPC) Annual Premium <10 ha. Annual Premium >10 ha.
GPC1 Unenclosed €185 €190
GPC3 Sitka spruce/ 10% Diverse €510 €520
GPC4 Diverse Conifer €590 €600
GPC5 Broadleaf €605 €620
GPC6 Oak/Beech €645 €660
GPC7 Beech €645 €660
GPC8 Alder €605 €620
GPC9/10 Native Woodland Establishment €665 €680

This premium is paid annually for 15 years to farmers, non farmers and retired farmers. The information is correct as of February 2018.