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An Taisce raises serious concern at recent reported remarks by Teagasc Director

5th December 2019
Press Release

Recent remarks by Teagasc director, Prof Gerry Boyle regarding Ireland’s dairy industry raise some important questions as to the role and remit of the state’s agricultural research, advisory and training service, according to An Taisce. Speaking at a recent graduation ceremony at Ballyhaise Agricultural College, Prof Boyle was quoted (1) as follows:

“We don't want quotas coming in by the back door, particularly in dairy, and that is the risk. You only have to go the North of Ireland... Read full article.