Offaly TD Says Independent Mediator Crucial To Fair Beef Talks

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An Offaly TD says it was crucial to appoint an independent mediator so that the concerns of beef farmers can be heard.

Michael Dowling, former secretary general in the Department of Agriculture will chair the meeting between the beef plan movement and meat industry Ireland.

Member of the Oireachtas committee on agriculture and Fine Gael’s Marcella Corcoran Kennedy says it must be soul destroying for farmers not to break even: