A subsidy of €1.00 per bird is payable on the first 150 birds. This offer is open to any club that buys adult birds or poults or even hatches their own birds. Closing date for application is 30/09/XXXX
Each year the Cork Federation receives approximately 1000 Ducks.(926 this year) This is mainly an NARGC subsidy. The Cork federation pays for transport and any other expense involved resulting in a cost to the clubs last year of €0.70 for each 6 week old duck. The ducks are distributed in June and applications must be received by 31st December the previous year.
Game Bird Crate Subsidy
Game bird crates are purchased in bulk by the Cork Federation. The procured crate is an extremely robust and reliable model. Mondial orange in colour and measures 81cm x 61cm x 27cms with two doors on the top and at the end. The subsidised rate is €30.00 each.
Humane Trap Subsidies
- Legal Humane traps are available all year round.
- Larsen trap has 2 catching compartments with the call bird compartment in centre for €60.00 each
- Mink traps, very strong, €30.00 each
- Hardwood trees are 3-4 ft high except for whitethorn
- Supplied in units of 100
- Alder, Birch, Whitethorn 40c
- Oak 50c
- Beech 60c
- Spanish Chestnut 50c
- Distributed at spring quarterly/collect nursery.
- Closing date 31/12/XXXX
Game Crop Subsidy
- NARGC + Cork Federation together provide a game crop subsidy.
- John’s Delight is a one year crop which is REPS, AEOS and Glas approved.
- Consists of Triticale,Linseed,Gold of Pleasure, Mustard, Phacelia, Crimson Clover,Cornflour and Poppy.
- €35.00 per Acre Bag
- Glas Mix
- €30 per Acre Bag
- Utopia is a Wild Kale and Black Mustard cross.
- It is a two year crop
- Sown in June/July
- Extremely fast growing
- Can be sown in pheasant pens in April
- Provides luscious green leaves irresistible to pheasant
- €25.00 per Acre Bag.