Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Creamery Amalgamation.

75.

Mr. O'Donnell

asked the Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries the present position regarding the proposed amalgamation of the Knocklong group of creameries with Mitchelstown creamery.

Negotiations are at present actively in progress between the Dairy Disposal Company and Mitchelstown Co-operative Agricultural and Dairy Society Ltd. for the acquisition of the company's Knocklong creamery group by the society.