Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Questions (600)

Heather Humphreys

Question:

600. Deputy Heather Humphreys asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will expedite payments under the 2013 beef data programme in view of the current financial difficulties facing farmers; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22535/14]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

Payments to all eligible participants under the 2013 Beef Data Programme will commence in June of this year when all of the required notifications on calves born during the late autumn will be submitted by participants in the Programme and the related verification checks are completed by my Department.