Farmers protest outside Joe Mc Hugh’s office

Around 50 members of the IFA in Donegal held a protest outside Deputy Joe Mc Hugh's office in Letterkenny today, saying the government is threatening what is one of the fewe viable industries in the country.

Former Donegal IFA Chairman William Monagle said the budget cuts imposed on farming, particularly in relation to the Suckler Cow Premium would create serious problems in Donegal.

He said while Deputy Mc Hugh wasn't at the office, he wants him to take a message to the Agriculture Minister.........