Written Answers. - County Monaghan Veterinary Office.

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asked the Minister for Agriculture if he will outline in detail his plans for the future development and expansion of the district veterinary office in Ballybay, County Monaghan.

At the request of my Department the Office of Public Works are arranging to lease a premises in Ballybay to house the staff of my Department engaged in the administration of veterinary schemes in County Monaghan. As the Deputy is aware, these schemes are at present administered from an office in Cavan town.