Fears for job losses in Donegal over lack of supports for suckler farms

first_img WhatsApp Previous article21 people awaiting in-patient beds at LUHNext articleBreaking: Four arrested in Lyra McKee murder probe News Highland Facebook By News Highland – May 9, 2019 Pinterest There’s a warning that 52,000 full-time jobs and 14,000 suckler farms will be lost from Ireland’s beef industry over the next decade unless action is taken.Sucklers in Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan and Monaghan are said to generate €445m in direct and indirect economic output and 8,600 jobs.A recent analysis shows that the western and border counties are particularly reliant on the suckler herd, but its positive effect on the economy is felt nationwide.Beef Editor with the Irish Farmers Journal Adam Woods says the Government must provide additional supports as a matter of urgency:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/adamwoods.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Fears for job losses in Donegal over lack of supports for suckler farms Twitter Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Facebook Harps come back to win in Waterford Google+center_img WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter AudioHomepage BannerNews FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Pinterest Google+ Important message for people attending LUH’s INR cliniclast_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *