Written Answers. - Pig Industry Rescue Fund.

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asked the Minister for Agriculture if he will outline in detail the total amount of money collected each year since 1980 for the special trust fund set up to rescue the Irish pig industry; the individual amounts paid by producers, curers, exporters and pork butchers; the allocation of these funds annually; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

There is no official fund or official involvement in any fund of the type described by the Deputy.