More costs levied on farmers

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association has criticised new, higher fees for the testing of commercial vehicles, which will hit many Laois farmers.

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association has criticised new, higher fees for the testing of commercial vehicles, which will hit many Laois farmers.

ICSA rural development chairman, John Barron, said the price hike is adding another layer of costs of doing business for farmers.