IFA: Donegal Creameries deal good news for farmers

Donegal farmers have given a warm welcome the the news that Donegal Creameries has agreed the sale of its milk market to Connacht Gold.

The deal, which includes Donegal Creameries Retail business, is worth 13.5 million euro to the company but could rise to almost 21 million depending on how the business performs.

Pj McMonagle is the head of the Irish Farmers Association in Donegal - he says the deal is good news for his members:

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