Donegal IFA call on Government to maintain farm schemes in budget

first_img Donegal IFA call on Government to maintain farm schemes in budget News Facebook Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleDonegal companies urged to apply for funding under Enterprise IrelandNext articleAlmost 4,000 turn out in Letterkenny after midnight to welcome Sam News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pinterestcenter_img Facebook By News Highland – September 26, 2012 Google+ Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Following a harsh summer for farmers, the IFA is calling on the government to ensure farm schemes are maintained on December’s budget.Due to the wet summer, farmers across the country are facing a 400 million euro increase in feed costs this winter.Davie Keith of the Donegal IFA says this is putting extra pressure on many farmers in the county.He says as well as the government maintaining farm schemes, banks must also be accommodating to farmers struggling financially:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/farm830.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more