Wednesday, 14 July 2021

Questions (472)

Matt Carthy

Question:

472. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount allocated to the Longtown Farm and laboratory network facilities in Backweston, Cork, Sligo, Athlone, Kilkenny and Limerick in 2018, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38538/21]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The budgetary allocations for the Department's Laboratory facilities and Longtown Farm in 2018 was €12.362m.

A tabular breakdown of these allocations is as follows

Location

Amount

Longtown Farm

€450,000

Backweston - Central Laboratories

€10,498,000

Cork Regional Veterinary & Blood Testing Laboratories

€458,000

Sligo Regional Veterinary Laboratory

€300,000

Athlone Regional Veterinary Laboratory

€266,000

Kilkenny Regional Veterinary Laboratory

€223,000

Limerick Regional Veterinary Laboratory

€167,000