Unpacking the impact of the new CAP on land leasing: What you need to know

We asked auctioneer Joseph Naughton about how the new CAP will impact the leasing of land and entitlements

'The money is making its way back to the landowner'

Ciaran Moran

Landowners have never been in such a strong position, according to Ballinasloe-based auctioneer Joseph Naughton. He says, with such a strong market for rental land at the moment, few of those leasing land are coming off worse despite the changes to farm payments.