12th June, 2012
An important meeting to discuss the CAP Reform proposals will take place in Athy next week, hosted by the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association.
The meeting will be addressed by a number of high-profile speakers including Liam Aylward, MEP for Ireland East; Martin Heydon, TD; a senior official from the Department of Agriculture; ICSA President, Gabriel Gilmartin and ICSA General Secretary, Eddie Punch. It will be chaired by ICSA National CAP Committee Chairman, Billy Gray.
A comprehensive and open discussion on all the issues surrounding the CAP negotiations will take place on the night and everyone is welcome. The latest updates from Brussels will be presented and those in attendance will have the opportunity to have their say on the topic.
The meeting takes place on Thursday 21st of June, at the Clanard Court Hotel, Athy, Co. Kildare, beginning at 8.30pm sharp.