We’re all sleepwalking into an agricultural collapse

It’s a massive export industry, but unthinking urban-based sophisticates are indifferent to the Brexit disaster facing agriculture

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Elaine Byrne

18th December, 2016
Is anyone thinking of a possible agricultural collapse when Brexit goes through Pic: iStock

The House of Lords cares more about Irish farmers than the Irish do. Why is that?

It has an EU committee which published a report last week on British-Irish relations after Brexit. It was the first time in the entire history of the House of Lords that it published a report on another country

A significant section of the 80-page report was dedicated to the implications of Brexit on Irish agriculture. Not that the Irish...

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