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Beef factory protests end in six counties
Protesters outside beef factories in Cork, Waterford, Tipperary, Clare, Kilkenny and Mayo have left the picket in the last few hours. Farmers at ABP Cahir, Co Tipperary, stood down at 8pm on Friday evening after a day of intense discussion among themselves and with fellow protesters in Munster.

Alison De Vere Hunt, who was among the protesters at Cahir before being selected to represent them as part of the Independent Farmers of Ireland group, read a statement at the gates of ABP.In it, she thanked members of the public and the farming community for their support.

"We acknowledge and graciously thank all our fellow farmers who respectfully declined to pass our picket line, even though we are all acutely aware of the financial effect it may have had on them," she said.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Sat Sep 21st, 2019 at 11:58:14 PM EST

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