Young farmer within the meaning of Article 2(1)(n) of Regulation (EU) No 1305/2013
A person who is not more than 40 years of age at the time of submission of the application for support, who has appropriate professional qualifications and skills and is setting up for the first time on an agricultural holding as head of the holding

Youth Package
A set of actions in favour of young people setting up in agriculture for the first time with the support of submeasure 6. 1. In addition to sub-measure 6. 1 “Start-up aid for young farmers”; the package includes: 

  • operation 4. 1. B “Support for tangible and intangible investments made by young farmers setting up for the first time with the support of Measure 6. 1”; 
  • submeasure 6. 4 “Investment in the creation and development of non-agricultural activities”;
  • submeasure 3. 1 “Support for new participation in quality schemes; as well as the request for training and/or farm advisory services, supported under the: 
  • submeasure 1. 1 “Support for vocational training activities and skills acquisition”;
  • submeasure 2. 1 “Support for the purpose of helping eligible persons to obtain advisory services”