asked the Minister for Agriculture if he will restore the bounty on sheep and lambs exported, for the winter season at least, in consideration of the necessity for hand-feeding to keep up condition and in view of the depressed markets they are meeting across channel.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Bounty on Sheep and Lambs.
In view of the demands on the Export Bounty Fund for other purposes, I am not prepared to recommend a bounty on exported sheep and lambs.