Dáil Éireann - Volume 386 - 26 January, 1989

Written Answers. - Farm Grants.

26. Mr. Conaghan asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food when a cattle headage payment will issue to a person (details supplied) in County Donegal.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. O'Kennedy): The person named has been paid his 1988 cattle and equine headage and EC suckler cow schemes grants already. He will be paid his 1988 calf premium scheme grants shortly.

27. Mr. E. O'Keeffe asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if a person (details supplied) in County Cork qualifies for installation aid for young farmers.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. O'Kennedy): Before eligibility under the scheme of installation aid for young farmers can be determined, a detailed investigation of each application must be carried out. In this case the investigation has not yet been completed. If the applicant is found to be eligible, payment of the premium will be made in due course.