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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Harbours and Piers

Matt Carthy

952. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the status of a deep water quay at Ros A Mhíl Fishery Harbour Centre, County Galway; his plans to pursue the development of the project; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20251/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Harbours and Piers

Matt Carthy

953. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine when the planning permission for a deep water quay at Ros An Mhíl Fishery Harbour Centre will expire; if the project will be developed prior to expiration of permission; if an application will be made to extend planning permission; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20252/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Harbours and Piers

Matt Carthy

954. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the cost-benefit analysis commissioned by his Department and conducted by a company (details supplied) on a deep water quay at Ros A Mhíl Fishery Harbour Centre, County Galway concluded that it was a worthwhile project; the cost of this report; his proposed actions on foot of the findings of the report; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20253/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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EU Funding

Matt Carthy

955. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount of funds his Department received from the EU MFF in respect of pillar 1 in each year since 2010; the expected return for 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20254/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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EU Funding

Matt Carthy

956. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount of funds his Department expects to receive based on the agreement of the European Council from the EU MFF in respect of pillar 1 in each year of the next MFF in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20255/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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EU Funding

Matt Carthy

957. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount of funds his Department received from the EU MFF in respect of pillar 2 in each year since 2010; the expected return for 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20256/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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EU Funding

Matt Carthy

958. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount of funds his Department expects to receive based on the agreement of the European Council from the EU MFF in respect of pillar 2 in each year of the next MFF in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20257/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Tillage Sector

Matt Carthy

959. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the number of acres per county which were planted with rye in each year since 2010 and to date in 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20258/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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GLAS Issues

Matt Carthy

963. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the average amount of hedgerows in hectares; and the average amount of scrubland in hectares per farm taking part in the GLAS scheme by county within bands of 100 hectares in tabular form. [20455/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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GLAS Issues

Matt Carthy

964. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the average amount of hedgerows in hectares; and the average amount of scrubland in hectares per farm taking part in the GLAS scheme by county within bands (details supplied) in tabular form. [20456/20]

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Agriculture Schemes

Matt Carthy

971. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if contractors will be allowed to avail of funding under the LESS scheme; if consideration will be given to funding conversion kits for existing machinery for either farmers or contractors; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20754/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Agriculture Schemes

Matt Carthy

972. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the funding available under the LESS scheme in each of the years 2015 to 2019 and to date in 2020; and the amount of funding drawn down by person and county in tabular form. [20755/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Agriculture Schemes

Matt Carthy

973. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his plans to December 2020 to expand the LESS scheme to allow contractors to apply; his further plans or to allow farmers to avail of the grant if they employ a licensed contractor using LESS equipment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20756/20]

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Agriculture Schemes

Matt Carthy

974. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the amount of funding made available under the BEAM scheme to date; and the amount drawn down by county and year in tabular form. [20757/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Environmental Policy

Matt Carthy

975. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the work that has been completed with regard to the EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030; if materials, correspondence, and reports relating to the matter will be provided; if maps relating to proposed SACs and SPAs will be provided (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20759/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Sustainable Development Goals

Matt Carthy

976. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the way in which the commitment of Ireland to the sustainable development goals will be reflected in the Strategy and Work Plans 2020-2025 of his Department; the way in which progress towards achieving the SDGs will be monitored and reported annually; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20760/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Forestry Sector

Matt Carthy

977. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the number of felling licenses applied for in each of the years 2015 to 2019 and to date in 2020, by quarter and by county; if the applications were successful or unsuccessful; the number of initial applications appealed; if the appeals were successful or unsuccessful; the number of objections to such licences; the county from which the objection was lodged; the county the application was for; the amount of time that passed between the submission of an application and the application being either denied or granted; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20761/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Forestry Sector

Matt Carthy

978. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the considerations he has given with regard to the introduction of charges for felling licence application; if materials, reports, briefings and correspondence relating to the matter will be provided; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20762/20]

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

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Health Screening Programmes

Matt Carthy

1227. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Health further to Parliamentary Question No. 540 of 13 May 2020, if the reason a person (details supplied) experienced a delay between providing a cervical screening sample on 22 November 2018 and receiving a positive cancer diagnosis based on that sample on 25 October 2019 will be examined in view of the fact the HSE has not provided a response; the reason for the delay in the commencement of treatment for the diagnosis until March 2020; the recourse that will be provided to them as a result of the failures and delays; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20267/20]

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Wed, 29 Jul 2020

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Horticulture Sector

Matt Carthy

246. Deputy Matt Carthy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the horticulture sector will be supported; if the mushroom production and processing industry and all related food production entities will have continued access to Irish peat which is an essential raw material for their viability into the future; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19239/20]

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