Dáil Éireann - Volume 417 - 24 March, 1992

Written Answers. - County Leitrim Farm Title Deeds.

[1285] 409. Mr. Ellis asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if his Department will issue title deeds for a Land Commission farm allocated in County Leitrim in 1988-89.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): The legal formalities in this case were completed in April 1986 and the documents necessary for registration were sent to the Land Registry in February 1987 and lodged there under Schedule Nos. 89373 and 89375.

410. Mr. Ellis asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if his Department will pay a beef premium to a person (details supplied) in County Cavan.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): This applicant's 1991 special beef premium scheme grant is being processed at present and if found in order payment will issue shortly.

411. Mr. Ellis asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if his Department will pay a headage grant to a person (details supplied) in County Cavan.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): This applicant's 1991 cattle headage scheme grant is being processed at present and if found in order payment will issue shortly.

412. Mr. Crowley asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if a decision has been made regarding a person (details supplied) in County Cork who has applied for a beef premium; and if so, when payment will issue.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): This person's application for grants under the 1991 special beef premium scheme is being processed at present and if found in order payment will be made shortly.

[1286] 413. Mr. Crowley asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food whether an application for a beef premium and a suckler cow 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): This person's application for grants under the 1991 EC suckler cow premium scheme is being processed at present and if found in order payment will issue shortly.

He has been deemed ineligible for grants under the 1991 special beef premium scheme and must be debarred from the scheme for 12 months from 27 September 1991 as he applied for premium on 15 animals, six of which were heifers.