Donegal IFA against adding Defence responsibility to Agriculture Minister

Minister Simon Coveney
Minister Simon Coveney

The Head of the IFA in Donegal has criticised the decision to add Defence to the portfolio of the Minister for Agriculture.

It was confirmed as part of last weeks cabinet reshuffle that Minister for Agriculture, Food & the Marine Mr. Simon Coveney will now also take responsibility for Defense.

Donegal IFA Chairperson PJ McMonagle says he is disappointing at the move: