Rejection of Mescosur deal ‘good news for farmers,’ says Cullinan

IFA President Tim Cullinan has welcomed the results of a vote in the European Parliament that he says ’emphasises that the EU-Mercosur agreement cannot be ratified as it stands’.

The vote — 345 to 295 — is the latest statement of opposition to a deal that fails the test of meeting EU standards.

Speaking to the Ocean FM, Tim Cullinan says that the result of the vote is good news for Irish farmers for a number of reasons……