Concerns raised following figures published by the Common Agricultural Scheme

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Concerns have been raised following figures published under the Common Agricultural Scheme regarding payment to farmers.

Figures released show that farmers in Donegal received over 85 million euro in payments last year.

Over the past few days, the Department of Agriculture began publishing figures for every county.

Farmers paid above €1,250 have their names published.

Donegal IFA Environment Chairman,  P.J. McMonagle says the publication will put farming families under threat: