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MONAGHAN FARMERS FACING FODDER CRISIS

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5 Apr 2013 Comments Off on MONAGHAN FARMERS FACING FODDER CRISIS

A section of farmers in Co Monaghan are being confronted with a financial crisis as they struggle to feed their livestock after last year’s wet summer and the poor weather conditions of early 2013, Tuesday’s meeting of Monaghan Co Council was told. The need for urgent financial assistance to be made available through Government or EU grants to alleviate the difficulties faced by sections of the agricultural community was repeatedly emphasised during debate on a Fianna Fáil urgent business motion. The banks were criticised by some members ...