Mc Ginley says Donegal Food Markets can apply for new government funding

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The organisers of food and artisan markets in Donegal are being urged to apply for new Government funding.

The Department of Agriculture is coordinating the scheme to fund both existing or start-up local food and artisan markets.

Urging people to support local markets and producers, Deputy Dinny Mc Ginley says they make a significant contribution to the economy, and initiatives such as the annual Food Festival in Donegal Town and the Letterkenny Food Festival which opens today show that there is a keen interest in artisan and locally produced food............