Approval for intensive agricultural operation at Templehouse Demesne

Substantial milking parlour and slatted shed

Sligo News File

An Bord Pleanala has granted Sligo Pastures Limited permission for the development of a 14 bay slatted shed and 250 cow milking parlour at Templehouse Demesne, Ballymote.

Directors of the company are named as T.J. Tuffy, Sean Sweeney and Alan McCormick.

An objection to the proposed project was lodged by An Taisce.

According to included documentation, the site will have storage capacity for 3839 cubic metres of slurry. Effluent is to be landspread over 165 acres of the farm.