Forestry & Enviro
Scheme which sees farmers paid to maintain public walks to be extended
A commitment given by Minister for Rural Affairs, Michael Ring to extend the number of walks covered by The Walks Scheme has been welcomed by IFA National Hill Committee Chairman Flor McCarthy.
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