IFA lobbies TDs on Mercosur and Brexit



IFA officers attended a lobby session in Dublin recently where they lobbied TDs on the negative impact that a Mercosur Trade deal would have on agriculture, particularly on livestock farming. Other issues raised were Brexit, commodity prices, the environment, and climate change. From left to right: Michael Flynn, Galway; Anne Mitchell, Galway IFA County Chairperson; John O’Beirne, Roscommon Livestock Chairperson; Michael Fitzmaurice TD; Joe Healy, IFA President; Geraldine O’Donohue; Jim O’Connor, Roscommon IFA County Chairperson.