European Forest Week Is Launched

Mr Tony Killeen TD, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food with responsibility for forestry, has welcomed the launch of ‘European Forest Week’, which runs from 20th October to 24th October 2008.

Clare Farmers To Receive EUR15.2m In Payments

Minister of State and Clare T.D., Mr. Tony Killeen this week confirmed that the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food has commenced the payment of over EUR15M to Clare’s farmers, under the 2008 Disadvantaged Areas Scheme (DAS).