A number of livestock marts across the country have announced that they are closing their doors until further notice.
The news comes as concerns over Covid-19 continue to grow, with forty new cases confirmed in the Republic of Ireland in recent hours.
At the time of writing, the following marts confirmed that “in the interest of health and safety” their sales have been postponed until further notice:
- Raphoe Livestock Mart;
- Ballybofey and Stranorlar Livestock Mart;
- Inishowen Co-Operative Livestock Mart, Carndonagh.
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