Michelle O'Neill© Diarmuid McLaughlin
A British exit from the European Union would have disastrous consequences for farmers and rural communities, Northern Ireland’s farm minister has warned. Michelle O’Neill said a vote to leave the EU in the forthcoming referendum would result in the loss of potentially billions of pounds in farm subsidies. Speaking at the Brexit: Rights and Wrongs conference in Belfast on Friday 29 January, Ms O’Neill said: “The problem with a vote to leave the EU is that no one will know […]
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