Dáil Éireann - Volume 630 - 06 February, 2007
Written Answers. - Rural Development.
Mr. P. Breen Mr. P. Breen
Mr. P. Breen asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will provide grant aid to support handling, drying and storage facilities for grain farmers to facilitate farm to farm trading; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3544/07]
Mary Coughlan Mary Coughlan
Mary Coughlan: Under the Rural Development Programme 2007-2013 which was published by my Department, grant aid for farm storage is included under the sub-measure in the Farm Investment category of the programme. The Programme is awaiting clearance by the EU Commission and must also fulfil the EU State aid criteria.
Question No. 169 answered with Question No. 155.
Dáil Éireann 630 Written Answers. Rural Development.