It’s people we need in Leitrim, not forestry – IFA official in passionate appeal

It’s been claimed this week that the social fabric of Co Leitrim will be completely destroyed if controls are not put on the continuing afforestation of the County. The Treasurer of the IFA in Leitrim, Maureen Murray, has hit out at her own organisation for not doing more to halt the process, and insists the County needs people to reinvigorate it, not trees