DAERA Farm Business Improvement Scheme – Eligible Nugent Products

DAERA Farm Business Improvement Scheme

Nugent is stocking a range of products which are eligible for the Farm Business Improvement Scheme (FBIS), including Livestock Trailers, Cattle Crushes, and Bale Cutters.

FBIS is a package of measures aimed at improving the competitiveness and sustainability of the farming sector. Tranche 2 of Tier 1 is now open for applications and closes at 4.00pm on 2 February 2018.

The objective of Tier 1 is to improve the sustainability of farms in Northern Ireland.  It will provide support for farmers and growers to invest in equipment and machinery that will help realise improvements in efficiency, environmental practice, animal health and welfare, and health and safety, associated with modern farming practices.

See below for a full list of NUGENT item codes and specifications:

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G16     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Mobile galvanised cattle crush

(to include a minimum of weighing platform or loadbars, adjustable crush gate/yoke, rear gate/ratchet rump bar.)

 

G16     Appropriate NUGENT Products

Nugent Universal Portable Crush

(with Universal head locking gate, digital weigh system, rear gate)

Nugent Universal 2000 Crush

(with Universal head locking gate, digital weigh system, rear gate OR ratch rump Bar)

Nugent Universal Cattle Crush

(with Universal head locking gate, digital weigh system, rear gate)

 

G19     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Mobile galvanised hoof-trimming crush

(to include a minimum of adjustable crush gate/head yoke, rear gate, movable side access, ratchet rump bar, hoof trimming winch and support.)

 

G19     Appropriate NUGENT Products

Nugent Universal 2000 Crush

(with Universal head locking gate, rear gate and Ratch rump Bar and Hoof trimming attachments)

 

G22     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Bale Cutter

(Must be able to retain plastic cover)

 

G22     Appropriate NUGENT Products

Nugent Bale Cutter

(with wrap remover)

 

G24     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Livestock trailer, minimum 8ft/2.4 metres body length

(Aluminium/galvanised, to include a minimum of: full roof cover, slip resistant and effluent retaining floor/tank, ventilation openings, side ramp gates, inspection door, brakes and lights.)

 

G24     Appropriate NUGENT Products

LS85

8×5 Livestock (with tank)

 

G25     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Livestock trailer, minimum 8ft/2.4 metres body length, including sheep decks

(Aluminium /galvanised, to include a minimum of: full roof cover, slip resistant and effluent retaining floor/tank, ventilation openings, side ramp gates, inspection door, brakes and lights.)

 

G25     Appropriate NUGENT Products

LS85

8×5 Livestock (with removable decks and tank)

 

G26     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Livestock trailer, 10 – 13ft/3.05 metres – 3.96 metres body length

(Aluminium/galvanised, to include a minimum of: full roof cover, slip resistant and effluent retaining floor/tank, ventilation openings, side ramp gates, inspection door, brakes and lights.)

 

G26     Appropriate NUGENT Products

LS105

10×5 Livestock (with tank)

LS106

10×6 Livestock (with tank)

LS126

12×6 Livestock (with tank)

 

G27     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Livestock trailer, 10 – 13 ft/3.05 metres – 3.96 metres body length, including sheep decks

(Aluminium/galvanised, to include a minimum of: full roof cover, slip resistant and effluent retaining floor/tank, ventilation openings, side ramp gates, inspection door, brakes and lights.)

 

G27     Appropriate NUGENT Products

LS105

10×5 Livestock (with removable decks & tank)

LS106

10×6 Livestock (with removable decks & tank)

LS126

12×6 Livestock (with removable decks & tank)

 

G29     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Livestock trailer, 14ft/4.3metres and over body length

(Aluminium/galvanised, to include a minimum of: dividing gates, full roof cover, slip resistant and effluent retaining floor/tank, ventilation openings, side ramp gates, inspection door, brakes and lights.)

G29     Appropriate NUGENT Products

LS146

14×6 Livestock (with tank)

 

G29     FBIS Description of Eligible Items

Livestock trailer, 14ft/4.3metres and over body length, including sheep decks

(Aluminium/galvanised, to include a minimum of: dividing gates, full roof cover, slip resistant and effluent retaining floor/tank, ventilation openings, side ramp gates, inspection door, brakes and lights.)

 

G29     Appropriate NUGENT Products

LS146

14×6 Livestock (with removable decks & tank)

Written by Maryanne Conway