Dáil Éireann - Volume 416 - 25 February, 1992

Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

179. Mr. Crowley asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food whether a [344] person (details supplied) in County Cork has been approved for a beef premium; and if so, when payment will issue.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): The person named has been paid his 1991 special beef premium scheme grant already.

180. Mr. Crowley asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food whether an application for an installation aid grant has been approved for a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if so, when payment will issue.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): It is hoped to have this application determined shortly. If the applicant is found to be eligible payment will be made as soon as possible.

181. Mr. Crowley asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food when a beef premium, suckler cow and headage grant payments will issue to a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and the reason for the delay in issuing payment.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): The person named has been paid her 1991 special beef premium scheme grant already.

Her 1991 suckler cow premium and cattle headage grants are being processed and payments will issue shortly.

She did not apply under the 1991 sheep headage scheme. There is no particular delay in this case.