05-06-2014 01:53 AM | Ireland

Suckler and dairy income gap at highest for 10 years

Results from the latest Teagasc National Farm Survey show that the gap between suckler and dairy farm incomes is at its highest point in more than a decade.

The widening disparity between average family farm income per hectare for dairy and suckler farms is causing alarm among some farm organisations ahead of today's round table discussions in the Department of Agriculture.
Full Story : Irish Independent