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Listen: IFA Pledges To Continue Protests Until Beef Prices Increase, Substantially.

: 12/09/2019 - 13:54

The Irish Farmers Association say they'll continue to stage protests until there's a substantial increase in beef prices.

The latest 12-hour blockade is taking place outside Tesco's main distribution centre in Donabate, north county Dublin.

It follows protests at Aldi's distribution hub in Naas, and a similar Lidl facility in Cork.

Tesco says it supports the work of the Beef Market Taskforce to resolve the row over cattle prices.

These protesters say the current rate isn't sustainable:

13vox.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett

 

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