As Pete picked up there is little between Fianna Fail and the DUP on subject of the common agricultural policy – they are both for it’s retention in it’s current form. However, the real problem the CAP is its effects well beyond the borders of the EU, and in particular, the effect it is having on African farmers! Live8, how are ya!
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