Plight of potato farmers here is indicative of what’s happening in horticulture sector

Junior Agriculture Minister Shane Mc Entee says he has warned the supermarket sector that it is endangering the future of fruit and vegetable production in Ireland through below cost selling.

Mr Mc Entee says the horticulture sector is becoming the victim in a supermarket price war, and he may have to take action to deal with below cost selling.

Speaking on today's Shaun Doherty Show, Mr Mc Entee said the plight of potato farmers in Donegal is indicative of what's been happening across the sector.....

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