Government’s choice to exclude farmers in compensation scheme – McConalogue

first_img WhatsApp Government’s choice to exclude farmers in compensation scheme – McConalogue WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Facebook Google+ Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty By News Highland – November 27, 2017 News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Payments are due to be issued next week to Donegal farmers who suffered loss and destruction as a result of the Inishowen flooding in August.Government Chief Whip Minister Joe McHugh says he acknowledges the scheme is limited, he says EU rules governing it are very specific in that it does not cover arable crops and has a maximum funding allocation of €15,000.However, Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue says this is not accurate, he says it is in fact a decision taken by the Irish Government:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/charlie-1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.center_img Twitter DL Debate – 24/05/21 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest Twitter Google+ Previous articleBurst water main causing supply disruptions in Letterkenny and surrounding areasNext articleHuge tailbacks in Omagh with Great Northern Road closed News Highland last_img read more