Irish Farmers have nothing to fear from EU report

The European Commission will announce a series of measures today aimed at driving improvements in agricultural practice to help in the fight against climate change.


The package will address animal welfare, pesticides and areas where bio-diversity can be improved to protect the environment.


The measures will be part of the massive EU ‘Green Deal’ aimed at reducing carbon emissions.


Well know north west farm spokesperson Patrick Rooney says Irish farmers are already contributing to a cleaner environment: