Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Kelp Industry in Wexford.

asked the Minister for Lands and Fisheries if he will take steps to assist the development of the kelp industry along the coast of Wexford.

An examination was made in 1930 of the possibilities of developing the kelp industry on the east coast, but it was found that the supplies of seaweeds which are the only weeds suitable for kelp making were too limited to hold out any promise of successful development.