Brexit Leaving Clare Farmers ‘Operating In The Blind’

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It’s claimed Clare farmers are ‘operating in the blind’ when it comes to Brexit.

The UK’s expected departure from the EU in March, and the threat of them leaving without a future trade relations deal, is the biggest concern facing the agri sector this year.

March has been designated by the government here as a month to deal with legislation for a hard Brexit, in the final weeks leading up to the divorce.


Martin Feerick from Teagasc in Ennis says it’s an extremely worrying time: