Threat by Sligo farmer to take his own life over fodder crisis is a desperate situation, says TD

A County Sligo farmer is considering shooting himself and his animals if the current fodder crisis is not resolved, the Dail has been told. Fianna Fail Deputy, Eamon Scanlon, says he’s been personally approached by the farmer, who’s in dire straits financially, and has urged the Minister to intervene to resolve the fodder shortage issue