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DARD Provides PFD’s To Aquaculture Industry

Calling all salmon, oyster, mussel and trout farmers in County Down. A new project will provide grant-aided lifejackets to Northern Ireland’s Aquaculture Industry. The first event in the UK to distribute Personal Floatation devices (PFDs) or lifejackets to aquaculture workers in Northern Ireland will be held in Red Bay RNLI…

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O’Neill Announces Further Investment In Life Saving Devices For Fisherman

FISHERIES Minister Michelle O’Neill has announced that more funding has been secured from the European Fisheries Fund to provide a further 345 Personal Floatation Devices (PFD’s) for local fishermen. The PFD’s are lightweight, easy to wear and provide protection without impeding movement. Earlier this year funding was also secured for…

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