Farmers to get compo if there’s a no-deal Brexit

Farmers will get compensation to help them adjust to price shocks if there’s a no-deal Brexit.

That’s according to the Agriculture Minister who says agri-food and fisheries are the two most exposed sectors.

Earlier this week, Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said there could well be job losses in those sectors.

Agriculture Minister Michael Creed says they will try to lift the burden for farmers if the UK goes off the cliff edge: