Dáil Éireann - Volume 506 - 03 June, 1999
Written Answers. - Suckler Cow Quota.
Mr. Higgins (Mayo) Mr. Higgins (Mayo)
48. Mr. Higgins (Mayo) asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the number of farmers in County Mayo who made successful applications for an allocation of suckler cow quota from the 1999 national reserve of 3,500 premium rights; and the categories under which each of the applicants qualified. [14739/99]
Mr. Walsh Mr. Walsh
Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. Walsh): The information sought by the Deputy in relation to County Mayo is as follows :
Apart from 13 applicants residing on offshore islands who received 20 premium rights, there was insufficient quota in the reserve to allow allo cations to be made to any applicants under category C.
Dáil Éireann 506 Written Answers. Suckler Cow Quota.