Written Answers. - Headage Grants.

300.

asked the Minister for Agriculture when a headage grant will be paid to a person (details supplied) in County Leitrim.

The registered herdowner of the herd mentioned in the details supplied was paid the 1981 cattle headage grant under the disadvantaged areas schemes on 23 December 1981.

301.

asked the Minister for Agriculture when a headage grant will be paid to a person (details supplied) in County Leitrim.

The eligibility of the person named for payment of the 1981 cattle headage grant under the disadvantaged areas schemes will be determined when my Department have completed an investigation into the management of her herd.

302.

asked the Minister for Agriculture when a headage grant will be paid to a person (details supplied) in County Leitrim.

The payable order for the 1981 cattle headage grant under the disadvantaged areas schemes was issued to the address given on 31 December 1981. As there seems to be some confusion about the name of the payee, an officer of my Department will call on the herdowner shortly to look into the matter.