Leitrim’s newly-elected National Vice-Chair of the IFA’s sheep committee outlines his views on the sector

Leitrim’s Sheep Committee Chair Kevin Comiskey has been elected as national Vice-Chair of the IFA Sheep Committee. He spoke to Claire Mulcahy on Agri-Week this week outlining his concerns about the new sheep tagging schemes that he says may force farmers out onto the streets in the coming weeks. He also gave his views on the latest farm income survey by Teagasc: