For Donegal, the Minister’s priorities include:

  • Working with MICA affected homeowners in Donegal

  • Protecting our farm families and communities

  • Protecting our coastal families and communities and enhancing the economic benefits of these communities

  • Enhancing infrastructure in the county

  • Protecting and enhancing availability of homes in the county including aiding mica affected homeowners

  • Being a voice for Donegal at the Cabinet table

For Agriculture, Food and the Marine, the Minister’s priorities include:

  • Implementing an Action Plan for each year in office and progressing actions

  • Working with our coastal communities and marine industry to enhance the economic benefits of the sector

  • Setting up a Food Ombudsman / Regulator

  • Negotiating CAP and CFP for the benefit of our farm families