Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (1130)

Jackie Cahill

Question:

1130. Deputy Jackie Cahill asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the estimated additional cost based on 2018 participation and planting rates of implementing a proposal over a full year (details supplied). [18478/19]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

Based on 2018 afforestation rates for GPC 1 (32ha), the additional cost of increasing the grant and premium rates to €3,150/ha and €400/ha respectively would be €116,334.