Written Answers. - Appropriations-in-aid.

546.

(Limerick West): asked the Minister for Agriculture if he will give a breakdown by source of the Appropiations-in-aid in 1985 compared with 1984 in respect of his Department's Vote.

Following is the information:—

Appropriations-In-Aid

1984Provisional Outturn

1985Estimate

£

£

(1)Recoupment of salaries, etc., of officers on loan to outside bodies

99,000

67,400

(2)Recoupment by EC of certain travelling expenses

419,000

368,000

(3)Receipts from sale of livestock and farm produce, etc., at Agricultural Schools and farms

26,000

16,340

(4)Receipts from sale of vaccines, livestock, farm produce, etc., at Veterinary Research Laboratory and farm at Abbotstown; recoupment of quarantine expenses at Spike Island; Pesticides Registration Scheme.

162,000

243,250

(5)Receipts from seed testing fees, certification fees, licensing fees, etc., and receipts from Backweston Farm

779,000

958,400

(6)Receipts from EC relating to agricultural, educational and advisory facilities under Western Package

227,000

80,000

(7)Receipts from licences and from sale and leasing of livestock

285,000

256,200

(8)Receipts from EC under programme for accelerated eradication of Bovine Tuberculosis

766,000

1,000

(9)Receipts from EC under programme for accelerated eradication of Brucellosis

374,000

1,000

(10)Receipts from farmer contributions towards the cost of eradicating Bovine Disease

5,872,000

13,700,000

(11)Receipts from fees in respect of poultry hatchery licences, blood-testing fees and from sale of white turkeys, poultry, eggs, etc.

1,000

900

(12)Receipts under exchange rate guarantee on loans for agricultural purposes

17,000

10

(13)Repayment of advances under Grain Storage (Loans) Act, 1951, etc.

22,000

19,600

(14)Receipts from the resale of land purchased under the Farmers Retirement Scheme

612,000

450,000

(15)Fees and Costs recovered

7,000

2,000

(16)Surplus income of Rent and Interest Accounts

105,000

100,000

(17)Excess Annuities, etc.

1,310,000

1,250,000

(18)Contributions towards improvements expenditure

154,000

110,000

(19)Interest on bank deposits held by the Land Commission in connection with its operations

49,000

145,000

(20)Receipts from EC under Farm Modernisation Scheme, Western Measures and EC Interest Subsidy Scheme

5,345,000

10,700,000

(21)Receipts from farm visits by Department and ACOT staff in connection with Farm Modernisation Scheme

346,000

1,500,000

(22)Receipts from EC under Farmers Retirement Scheme

19,000

26,000

(23)Receipts from EC under Scheme of Aids to farmers in less Favoured Areas

18,161,000

18,125,000

(24)Receipts from EC of incidental expenses arising out of market intervention

53,455,000

68,000,000

(25)Receipts in respect of intervention stock losses, etc.

103,000

20,000

(26)Receipts from forfeited deposits and securities under EC intervention, export refund, etc., arrangements

538,000

190,000

(27)Receipts from the United Kingdom Government in respect of the special premiums on exports of beef to the United Kingdom.

10,918,000

12,000,000

(28)Receipts from EC under Programme of Special Measures for Ireland

6,358,000

3,010,000

(29)Receipts from licences, inspection fees, etc. under Agricultural Produce (Fresh Meat) Acts and Pigs and Bacon Acts

4,151,000

7,440,000

(30)Receipts from veterinary inspection fees for live exports

601,000

812,000

(31)Receipts from fees for dairy premises inspection services

2,290,000

1,969,000

(32)Receipts from Church Temporalities Fund

126,000

(33)Other receipts

75,200

50,080

Total

113,790,200

141,611,180