IFA boss presses Coveney for new REPS replacement following Donegal visit

IFA President John Bryan has met with Minister Simon Coveney, a day after meeting with farmers in Donegal.

Mr Bryan says one of the key issues that came up in his discussions with farmers in the county was the need for a new environmental scheme to replace REPS 3, following the suspension this year of AEOS.

John Bryan says with Ireland set to take the EU presidency next year, it's vital that there is a scheme in place here........

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