Written Answers. - Purchase for Destruction Scheme.

Alan M. Dukes

Question:

227 Mr. Dukes asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Rural Development the number of animals allocated for disposal under the purchase for destruction scheme to each of the nominated plants on a weekly basis since the announcement of the scheme in January 2001 to date. [7685/01]

The information requested by the Deputy is set out in the following table:

PFD Allocation to Plants

Plant

W/C08-Jan

W/C15-Jan

W/C22-Jan

W/C29-Jan

W/C05-Feb

W/C12-Feb

W/C19-Feb

W/C26-Feb

W/C05-Mar

W/C12-Mar

Total

AIBP Bandon

900

1,300

900

1,000

950

1,400

1,400

1,400

1,400

1,000

11,650

AIBP Clones

1,100

1,400

900

1,000

1,100

1,100

1,100

1,200

800

1,000

10,700

AIBP Longford

0

0

0

700

600

600

600

600

1,200

600

4,900

AIBP Waterford

900

1,300

900

1,500

1,100

1,100

1,450

1,450

1,500

1,200

12,400

Ashbourne

1,000

1,160

960

1,210

1,450

1,200

1,225

1,350

1,200

1,050

11,805

Bergins Moyvalley

1,150

800

600

800

1,100

1,100

1,000

1,100

700

700

9,050

Dawn Ballyhaunis

1,000

1,200

1,050

1,050

1,600

1,600

1,600

1,600

1,600

1,100

13,400

DMP Carrigans

900

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

900

Eurowest Hacketstown

0

0

0

0

0

200

50

100

0

0

350

Exel Meats

0

690

600

600

800

750

850

850

750

750

6,640

Fair Oaks Bagenalstown

600

525

0

0

0

200

300

300

300

250

2,475

Plant

W/C08-Jan

W/C15-Jan

W/C22-Jan

W/C29-Jan

W/C05-Feb

W/C12-Feb

W/C19-Feb

W/C26-Feb

W/C05-Mar

W/C12-Mar

Total

Fair Oaks Clonmel

0

1,050

900

900

1,200

1,100

1,400

1,400

1,400

1,100

10,450

Galtee Charleville

1,000

750

700

500

1,200

1,200

1,100

1,100

800

800

9,150

Honeyclover

900

1,050

700

700

1,100

1,000

900

900

600

900

8,750

Kepak Athleague

1,350

0

700

700

1,300

1,260

1,200

1,300

400

600

8,810

Kepak Cork

950

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

950

Kepak Clonee

1,750

1,200

0

600

800

1,300

1,300

1,300

1,200

1,200

10,650

Kildare

2,100

1,750

1,350

1,350

1,500

1,600

1,500

1,350

800

1,500

14,800

Liffey Meats

1,500

750

700

700

1,500

1,400

1,300

1,200

1,000

800

10,850

Meadow Rathdowney

1,000

500

0

600

1,000

1,000

1,000

850

450

600

7,000

Slaney Meats

1,000

500

0

0

500

700

700

500

500

500

4,900

Total

18,100

15,425

10,960

13,910

18,800

19,810

19,975

19,850

16,600

15,650

170,580