ICSA to host open forum on Thursday
ICSA is hosting an open forum on the CAP Reform Proposals this coming Thursday night in the Clanard Court Hotel in Athy, with guest appearances from Liam Aylward, MEP and member of the European Parliament's Agriculture Committee, and Martin Heydon TD, chairman of the Fine Gael parliamentary party agriculture committee.
There will be also presentations from a senior Department of Agriculture official, and from ICSA president Gabriel Gilmartin and general secretary Eddie Punch.
ICSA President Gabriel Gilmartin said, "Ireland has a real opportunity to influence the outcome of the CAP reform talks and that's what this meeting is all about."
The meeting begins at 8.30pm.