Dáil Éireann - Volume 346 - 06 December, 1983

Written Answers. - Heifer-Calf Schemes.

580. Mr. Yates asked the Minister for Agriculture when grants under the heifer-calf subsidy scheme and the calf premium scheme will be paid to a person (details supplied) in County Wexford.

Minister for Agriculture (Mr. Deasy): The person named will be paid grants under the 1983 calved heifer scheme and also premiums under the EEC calf scheme on calves born between 1 July 1982 and 31 December 1982 as soon as the batches which include these payments are processed. Payments on calves born between 1 January 1983 and 15 June 1983 will commence in January 1984 after all those calves have reached six months of age and become eligible for premium.