Donegal Deputy fearful for future of some Donegal farmers

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Pinterest Twitter NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterest Google+ WhatsApp Facebook 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Google+ Donegal Deputy fearful for future of some Donegal farmerscenter_img By News Highland – December 12, 2014 Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Previous articleMotorists urged to drive with caution as heavy snow hits NorthwestNext articleHarps to host open meeting – sponsors also confirmed News Highland News, Sport and Obituaries on Wednesday May 26th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR A Donegal Deputy has said he would be very fearful for the future for many farmers in the county if a resolution canot be reached over the new GLAS scheme application system.Just over a week ago over 2,000 hill and commonage farmers turned out to protest outside the Taoiseach’s office in Castlebar over the Department of Agriculture’s implementation of the new GLAS scheme.Farmers claim the GLAS application system will effectively restrict access to commonage farmers by imposing unnecessary hurdles.Deputy Charlie McConalogue is calling on other Government TD’s to put the pressure on the Minister:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/cmcc1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programmelast_img read more