Some 37% of farmers would vote for Fine Gael, 23% would vote for Fianna Fáil and 16% would vote for Sinn Féin in a general election, an Irish Farmers Journal survey has revealed.

Almost 60% of tillage farmers would vote for Fine Gael, 14% for Fianna Fáil, 12% for independent candidates and 2% for Sinn Féin.