Ó Domhnaill Confirms Seanad Agriculture & Fisheries Debate

Fianna Fáil Seanad Spokesperson on Agriculture, Food & Marine Senator Brian Ó Domhnaill has confirmed that a debate on Agriculture & Fisheries will take place in the Seanad this week.

Senator Ó Domhnaill said ;”The debate will take place on Wednesday this week and will be important in terms of discussing National and European policy on these two important Sectors to the Irish Economy. The review of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) will form part of the debate.”

“The EU Commission publication of proposals for the new CFP, if implemented would destroy the Irish Fishing Industry and would do nothing to help Smaller Fishermen or Coastal Communities and I look forward to engaging with the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries & Food on these issues during Wednesday’s debate.”

Posted: Jul 18, 2011     |     Categories: Uncategorized