Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Questions (263)

Charlie McConalogue

Question:

263. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the latest data regarding matters (details supplied). [12627/19]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The table shows the number of farms with at least one suckler cow and numbers of cows per county as of the end of 2018 derived from the Department's Animal Movement and Identification (AIM) database.

Counties

Farms

Suckler Cows

Carlow

750

15,013

Cavan

3,115

43,625

Clare

4,297

67,299

Cork

5,250

69,482

Donegal

3,747

38,607

Dublin

198

3,552

Galway

7,430

96,959

Kerry

3,592

43,227

Kildare

903

16,995

Kilkenny

1,572

30,966

Laois

1,521

32,380

Leitrim

2,445

25,591

Limerick

2,469

32,493

Longford

1,535

24,591

Louth

618

11,117

Mayo

6,480

71,276

Meath

1,751

31,254

Monaghan

2,327

30,325

Offaly

1,536

29,640

Roscommon

3,545

50,298

Sligo

2,474

29,316

Tipperary

3,061

52,594

Waterford

1,027

18,959

Westmeath

1,745

33,748

Wexford

1,602

30,699

Wicklow

1,079

21,391

Totals

66,069

951,397