Welcome to the Vaughan Trust


The Vaughan Trust exists as a consequence of a substantial legacy left by George Vaughan, of Buncrana Castle, County Donegal, who died in 1763. The remit of the Vaughan Trust is to support the development of agriculture specifically in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. As an organisation with charitable status the funds are administered by a board of Trustees. While the funding emphasis is on agricultural education and training, the Vaughan Trust also offers a range of livestock improvement schemes and has sponsored applications which offer potential benefits for farming in the County.

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LATEST NEWS FROM THE VAUGHAN TRUST


  • SPRAYING SCHEME INCREASED FUNDING 12th of June 2018 The Vaughan Trust has made funding available for Fermanagh farmers to support their compliance with ...
  • NEXT BOARD MEETING 4th Feb 2019 5th of December 2018 The next meeting will be held on Monday 4th February 2019.  Please contact Andrew Dillon, Clerk to...
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    Rural Learning Scheme 2018 12th of June 2018 The Rural Learning For Fermanagh Children Scheme is underway for SUMMER 2018 Please contact Andrew D...
  • REVISED RATES for BULL AWARD 12th of June 2018 The Beef Cattle Improvement Scheme has been running for many years with Vaughan Trust funding. The ...
  • NEW RAM AWARD 12th of June 2018 The Vaughan Trustees have recently amended the conditions of the Ram Award. A ram placed 1st, 2nd or...