Rural Studies Researcher Featured in the Irish Farmers Journal

Jul 28 2020 Posted: 09:10 IST

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher in the Discipline of Geography's Rural Studies Unit at NUI Galway, was recently featured in the Irish Farmers Journal (23rd of July, 2020) advocating for the social and emotional needs of the older generation of the farming community to be taken into account in light of calls for a new Early Retirement Scheme for farmers. Dr Conway also condemns the previous scheme in 2007 requesting older farmers to ‘cease agricultural activity forever’ in this piece. [Read

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