Beef dispute: Agreement reached between farmers and processors

Beef dispute: Agreement reached between farmers and processors


Companies will not follow through on deal if pickets by farmers at meat plants continue.

An agreement to end the beef dispute has been reached following marathon talks at the Department of Agriculture.

Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed claimed all the parties to the dispute have approved the agreement which will see increased prices for beef farmers and reform of the sector.

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Ronan McGreevy