Agriculture/Animal Welfare

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Agriculture/Animal Welfare

LOST OPPORTUNITY FOR FISHERIES, COASTAL COMMUNITIES AND ISLANDS

“The Oireachtas Sub-Committee Report on Fisheries, Sustainable Rural, Coastal and Island Communities is an interesting and overdue initiative but lamentable by fact, it is not more penetrating in its scope and consultation” according to Sea Fisheries spokesperson for Irish Seal Sanctuary (ISS) Brendan Price. “Unless immediately developed and informing the current consultations for EU funds, it will be an opportunity lost and inestimable financial loss to those communities”
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Agriculture

Feb
2014
12

Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues

Clare raised the issue of the potential Ecological disaster of salmon escapes at Bantry Bay with Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney.  Click on the Link below to watch:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EuPEwDw2JV4&feature=youtu.be

Agriculture

Feb
2014
12

Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues

Recent Questions put to the Minister for Agriculture regarding the selling of Irish Forests and Animal Cruelty
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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Features, International

Jamison Maeda

Raccoon dogs are not raccoons, but rather small dogs found in East Asia and Siberia. They are very social, preferring to have a friend or mate around. Raccoon dogs are monogamous. The males bringing food to pregnant females and take an active role in care for their puppies.
They are also frequently used for their fur.
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