Details of new 100 million euro funding for beef farmers announced

 

The Minister for Agriculture has announced details of a new 100 million euro funding for beef farmers.

The Beef Exceptional Aid Measure will provide financial aid to Irish beef farmers most affected by market volatility and uncertainty arising out of Brexit.

It will be funded by a combination of EU exceptional aid and Exchequer support

Agriculture Minister Michael Creed says the new funding will bring relief to some beef farmers: