The inaugural meeting of Bóthar, North East support was held recently. Bothar is a charity through which people donate animals to people living in poorer countries. It has been strongly supported by MEP Mairead McGuinness.
Bóthar North East Support Group have currently a number of host farmers in the area.
They are taking care of 106 kid goats and 11freisen heifer calves.
They would welcome a gift of more freisen heifer calves and to this end will be approaching local branches of the IFA and Macra na Feirme and asking their members for support.
Anyone wishing to give a gift of a freisen heifer calf or female kid goat please give Tom Byrne a call on 0035387-9658652.