Green Party says it’s the farmers’ friend

A Green Party general election candidate says the election manifesto of her party has been met with a positive response by farmers and those involved in the north west’s agri sector.

Sligo/Leitrim candidate Blaithin Gallagher, who comes from a farming background in County Leitrim, says a lot of the measures being proposed by the Green Party will benefit farmers as well as the environment.

Speaking to the OceanFM News, Blaithin Gallagher described her party as the farmer’s friend in the north west