Farmers come out in support of Fiscal Compact

Farmers come out in support of Fiscal Compact

The Irish Farmers Association has said Ireland's standing and influence in Europe will be damaged by a rejection of the EU Fiscal Stability Treaty.

The IFA and a number of agri-food sector businesses, including Glanbia, are among the latest groups to advocate a 'Yes' vote in the referendum on May 31.

They said: "Ratifying the treaty is in the best interest of farm families and the agri-food community as well as a key element in our economic recovery."

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