Cavan man hoping to be next Macra na Feirme President

A Cavan man’s announced he’s running for election as the next President of Macra na Feirme.

Thomas Duffy from Virginia is hoping to become the 37th President of the organisation. He’s currently the National Chair of the group and has been a member of the National Executive.

The 27 year old works part time as an agricultural advisor, as well as dairy farming with his family. He told Northern Sound News that there are many challenges facing Irish farmers and he wants to play his part in fighting them: