headage

headage

(ˈhɛdɪdʒ)
n
(Agriculture) a payment to a farmer based on the number of animals kept
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However, he admitted it was difficult to see any alternative to some form of headage payment approach.
Historically, the late 90s headage support schemes and the introduction of Single Payment Scheme in the noughties went relatively unnoticed by the public, by consumers and by the taxpayer.
The top price in headage terms went to a pen of 45.5kg from Eckley Farms, Ffforddfawr that made PS92/hd.
However, the proposed semiempirical Forchheimer equation in this study also reflects the effects of aperture and roughness parameters on hydraulic gradients and flow rates, and it is of important reference value for deterministic faults or flow headage and crack tip during crack propagation due to engineering disturbances and effective stress determination, which may provide important guidance for further development or expansion to field scale flow.
The land was bought as an investment at a time when headage payments encouraged dense stocking and extra land was needed for wintering livestock.
Despite all the security measures, there were herds of cattle that were moved back and forwards across the border overnight, with farmers claiming EEC 'headage' and disadvantaged-area grants on one side for every head of cattle, then doubling up again on the other side.
They concern 3,000 farmers who will share e1/43.5m in headage subsidies and area based subsidies worth e1/450m paid to 34,000 people.
If, during the contract period, the bus fleet availability, serviceability expression "corrective%" in excess of 10%, in the case of Contracting entitled to service is not met, the duration (lives), above the 10% rate, not at the place of execution not ready for normal bus available on a headage penalty charge.
The decision will mean the end of compensatory headage payments of pounds 1.30 per sheep.
He even chatted to me for a while about headage payments and slurry tanks as if I had now reached the next level on my path to one day becoming a real country person.
O'Donnell, 65, who has a grown up family, intercepted cheques for sheep headage payments between 1992 and 2003 which were addressed to a neighbour.
Johnes P, Moss B, Phillips G (1996) The determination of total nitrogen and total phosphorus concentrations in freshwaters from land use, stock headage and population data: testing of a model for use in conservation and water quality management.