Weekly podcast: farmers paid €14.50/hr and Glanbia expansion
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Last Friday, Minister Michael Creed opened Glanbia’s expanded cheese plant in Wexford. Pat O’Toole was there for the Irish Farmers Journal and spoke with the Minister.
Jim Bergin, CEO of Glanbia Ireland spoke to Pat O’Toole about the opening of the extended Wexford Cheese plant.
Garda Superintendent Ger Egan briefs Irish Farmers Journal news correspondent Thomas Hubert on the anti-rural crime Operation Storm in the Thomastown district of Co Kilkenny.
William Conlon talked to Brian Dunne of the Wicklow Uplands Council on the measures included in the new Sustainable Upland Agri-environmental Scheme, including payments for shepherding of up to €5,760 per year.
In this week’s Irish Country Living Tracey Donaghey featured a brave group of women who are setting off on an arctic mission in aid of a great cause.