Dáil Éireann - Volume 190 - 13 June, 1961
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Subsidy on Exported Fat Cattle.
Mr. Wycherley Mr. Wycherley
11. Mr. Wycherley asked the Minister for Agriculture the amount of subsidy paid on fat cattle exported to date; and for what period he will continue to pay such subsidy.
Mr. Smith Mr. Smith
Mr. Smith: Up to 9th June, 1961, total payments under this scheme, which applies to carcase beef as well as fat cattle, amounted to £673,113, of which £483,179 represented payments on fat cattle and £189,934 related to carcase beef.
As to the second part of the Question, I would refer the Deputy to the statement issued on 9th June by the Government Information Bureau on behalf of my Department.
Dáil Éireann 190 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Subsidy on Exported Fat Cattle.