Wednesday, 10 February 2021

Questions (1026)

Matt Carthy

Question:

1026. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the number of recipients who received CAP Pillar 1 payments of €60,000 or higher in 2020, by county in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7109/21]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The figures requested by the Deputy are set out in tabular format below.

These figures are derived from the total amounts paid to applicants under CAP Pillar 1 (Basic Payment, Greening, Young Farmers, National Reserve and Protein Aid schemes).

County

No of applicants paid more than €60,000

Carlow

23

Cavan

5

Clare

10

Cork

94

Donegal

20

Dublin

20

Galway

22

Kerry

25

Kildare

51

Kilkenny

38

Laois

35

Leitrim

2

Limerick

22

Longford

6

Louth

32

Mayo

12

Meath

96

Monaghan

1

Offaly

27

Roscommon

7

Sligo

6

Tipperary

91

Waterford

44

Westmeath

27

Wexford

64

Wicklow

21

Total

801