Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Questions (464, 465)

John O'Mahony

Question:

464. Deputy John O'Mahony asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the total of all payments made to farmers in County Mayo under the various schemes in 2011, 2012, 2013 and to date in 2014 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14887/14]

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John O'Mahony

Question:

465. Deputy John O'Mahony asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount of funding allocated by his Department in County Mayo, and the list of projects that benefitted in 2011, 2012, 2013 and to date in 2014 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14888/14]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 464 and 465 together.

The total of all payments made to farmers in County Mayo under the various schemes from January 2011 to the end of February 2014 and the amount of funding provided for projects in County Mayo in the years 2011, 2012 and 2013 can be found in the following tables. The amount of funding for projects in 2014 is not yet available.

County Mayo

2011

2012

2013

2014

(end Feb)

Scheme Description

Total Paid

Total Paid

Total Paid

Total Paid

Agri-Environment Options Scheme

€1,516,606.57

€5,368,891.19

€3,728,641.35

€292,616.17

Agri-Environment Options Scheme 2

-

€1,652,410.93

€3,656,252.35

€618,675.28

Area Based Compensatory Allowance Scheme

€25,372,871.13

€21,666,810.02

€22,976,837.41

€791,628.35

Suckler Cow Animal Welfare Scheme

€2,175,432.77

€1,893,698.91

€583,024.37

€1,246.00

BioEnergy Scheme

€4,353.48

-

€8,799.52

-

Dairy Compensation Scheme

€1,180.00

-

-

-

Beef Technology Adoption Programme

-

€504,125.00

€642,825.00

€39,600.00

DeMinimis BVD scheme

-

€900.00

€900.00

-

Dairy Efficiency Scheme

€139,670.88

€127,504.69

€123,236.02

€1,755.00

Development Programme for Dairying

-

-

€11,000.00

-

Ewe & Goat Premium

€1,878.63

€6,625.50

€886.86

-

Early Retirement Scheme

-

€1,098.75

-

-

Extensification Premium

€16,612.00

€15,842.40

€7,114.00

-

Compensation for Fallen Animals

-

-

€110,140.86

-

Forestry NDP Support Schemes Forest Owners

€1,351,962.72

€812,147.05

€536,237.31

€27,792.47

Grassland Sheep Scheme

€1,862,717.26

€3,696,146.86

€1,530,444.96

€105,055.54

Imported Fodder Transport Scheme 2013

-

-

€6,000.00

€180.50

Encourage Maintenance of Kerry Cattle Herd

€380.90

-

€198.54

-

Housing/Handling for Alternative Enterprise

€12,697.20

-

-

-

NDP-Farm Improvement Scheme

€101,438.78

€204,521.18

€33,348.14

NDP-Farm Waste Management

€911,766.25

-

-

-

NDP- Installation Aid Young Farmers New Round

€15,000.00

€15,000.00

-

-

Premium for Suckler Cow

€5,111.36

€25,424.92

€6,203.80

-

RDP Afforestation Programme

€4,821,273.56

€4,657,362.75

€4,715,195.16

€1,645,346.74

Agri -Environment Programme

€20,339,881.36

€17,462,300.79

€10,022,684.07

€4,844,852.21

Special Beef Premium

€2,052.60

€5,186.50

€984.00

-

Scrapie Compensation

€9,117.00

-

-

-

Single Farm Payment

€61,349,076.76

€59,546,512.00

€57,031,700.42

€1,271,034.51

Slaughter Premium

€4,317.50

€15,997.51

€1,662.55

-

TB Grants to Herdowners

€229,175.80

€419,961.95

€355,502.15

€61,103.60

Euro Compensation - Ewe & Goat Premium

€43.92

-

€528.19

-

Euro Compensation- Extensification Premium

€88.58

€79.86

€389.46

-

Euro Compensation - Suckler Cow Premium

€34.84

-

€1,027.88

€37.52

Agrimonetary Aid - Special Beef Premium

€5.40

€10.80

€254.68

-

Upland Sheep Scheme

€548.44

€13,791.99

-

-

TAMS Dairy Equipment Scheme

-

€59,186.80

€63,736.56

-

TAMS Sheep Welfare Scheme

-

€31,408.15

€15,900.86

€2,141.09

TAMS Poultry Welfare Scheme

-

-

€60,911.20

-

Development Programme for Sheep

-

-

€473,550.00

€12,375.00

Totals

€120,246,944.10

€118,202,946.50

€106,706,645.34

€9,715,439.98

-

2011

2012

2013

Project Description

Total Paid

Total Paid

Total Paid

Animal Remedies Licence Refunds

€33,500

€34,500

€46,400

Control of Horses - Payments to Local Authorities

€79,932

€157,617

€92,479

Forestry NDP Support Schemes

€11,234

-

-

Genetic Resource - Plant Health

€11,900

-

€4,800

Grants for Marketing & Processing

€74,775

€195,433

-

NDP-Development of the Horticulture Sector

€65,600

€2,813

€562

NDP- Development of the Organic Sector

€5,488

€618

€19,413

School Milk Scheme

€16,449

€29,093

€15,059

Development and repair of Local Authority owned piers and slipways - Mayo County Council

€138,750

€486,626

€411,549

Ex gratia Payments to Mayo Animal Welfare Groups

€26,500

€32,500

€46,400

Totals

€464,129

€939,200

€636,662