asked the Minister for Agriculture the reasons for the delay in payment under the scheme for non-marketing of milk and milk products to a person (details supplied) in South West Cork; and if he will confirm that the payment has been issued.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Non-Payment of Grant.
I do not accept that there was any delay by my Department in this case. Payment of the first instalment of the appropriate premium due to this herdowner under the scheme was completed on 28 May last.