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Letter re: noise associated with solar installations
Letters to the Editor
"Be aware of noise from cooling fans and inverters/transformers" - Robert Steacy, Co Wexford
Letter regarding delayed payments
28 February 2024 Letters
Letter regarding delayed payments
"I am totally demoralised by the system, but rather than dwell on its many faults, I would like to offer a couple of simple suggestions." – Kate Carmody, Beal Lodge, Asdee, Co Kerry.
Letter regarding a delayed lime spreading payment
28 February 2024 Letters
Letter regarding a delayed lime spreading payment
"Money is tight – lime spreading payment delayed" – Name & details with the Editor
Letter regarding the native tree area scheme
"While the scheme is admirable, it is not exactly accessible" - Marian Condren, Slatt Lawn, The Swan, Co Laois
21 February 2024 Letters
Letter regarding gender balance in Irish co-ps
"Female participation in co-operatives" - Anna Daly, Member Relations Manager, Tirlán Co-operative
21 February 2024 Letters
Letter regarding delayed payments due to IT issues
"Holding up payment due to these digitising activities must stop." – John Kelleher, Mallow, Co Cork
21 February 2024 Letters
Tribute to John Bruton from Phil Hogan
A tribute to former Taoiseach, John Bruton - Phil Hogan, former EU Commissioner.
14 February 2024 Letters
'Lost business' to slurry spreading rules
"We don’t need new rules, all we need to do is apply the rules we have and things would be a lot better for everybody" - name & address with the editor.
14 February 2024 Letters
Letter: Plight of Irish tillage farmers
"There won't be a tillage area, as convergence and cost of production are going to wipe it out" - name & details with the Editor.
14 February 2024 Letters
Letter regarding the effects of stubble cultivation
"The population of yellowhammers in our area has decreased dramatically" - Leann Buttimer
31 January 2024 Letters
Letter highlighting the losses to sheep farmers from dog attacks
"Letter to the Minister for Agriculture" - Patrick Harrington, Ballincollig, Kielduff, Tralee, Co Kerry
31 January 2024 Letters
Letter regarding rural broadband
"Rural broadband wait – can more urgency be applied?" – John Tierney, Ashtown, Nr Fews, Co Waterford
24 January 2024 Letters