Over 1,000ac of Leitrim forestry planning applications appealed
The group Save Leitrim has been spearheading the movement to prevent more afforestation in the county.
Letter: decline of agriculture will have a domino effect on rest of economy
'Farming and its impact on Ireland's economy' - Joe Melody, Bunratty, Co Clare
Letter: real competition is from a lower standard US grain
'We are competing against a lower standard product being imported.' - Tony Bell, Balbriggan, Co Dublin
Letter: rising costs facing farmers
'A spring of discontent for farmers over imports.' - Alan Norris, Kilkea, Athy, Co Kildare