Young farmer frustrations on nitrates and TB to the fore at Macra meeting
Tommy Moyles
The nitrates derogation, changes to ICBF beef indices and TB were among the topics that drew most comment and debate at Macra’s young farmer discussion group roadshow on Monday evening.
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