SF calls for action on fodder crisis after meeting with Donegal IFA

Padraig Maclochlainn SF
Padraig Maclochlainn SF

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney is being again being urged to make a case for farmers in Donegal to be compensated for losses suffered during the fodder crisis.

The call has come from Donegal North East TD, Pádraig Mac Lochlainn who headed up a Sinn Fein group whih met with a delegation from Donegal IFA.

Deputy Mac Lochlainn wants Minister Coveney to seek financial aid from the EU Crisis Fund, and outline how the Government intends to compensate the affected farmers.

Deputy Mac Lochlainn says the message from the IFA delegation was stark.........

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