Dairy Compensation Fund Payments Commence

Tony Killeen T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has confirmed that Clare farmers affected by the fall in milk prices have started to receive payments under the European Union’s (EU) Dairy Compensation Fund.

Caring For Carers Receives 80K Euro

Minister of State and Clare T.D., Tony Killeen said that this week’s Government allocation of over 80,000 euro to Ennis-based Caring for Carers Ireland will greatly assist the organisation in meeting its operational costs during 2010.

EUR1.2m For Rural Development In Clare

The Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs has announced that funding totalling EUR1,221,091 has been allocated to Clare Local Development Company Limited under the Rural Development Programme 2007-2013.