Irish fear major cut in output

Clarke, Philip; Harris, Robert
August 2002
Farmers Weekly;8/16/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p23
Trade Publication
Reports on the decoupling of aid payments from production suggested in the European Commission's midterm review of Agenda 2000. Concerns of the Irish Farmers' Association on the impact of the suggestion on Irish agriculture; Estimated total loss of national agriculture output; Effect of the proposal on suckler cow numbers and grain output.


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