Léim ar aghaidh chuig an bpríomhábhar

Agri-environment Scheme.

Dáil Éireann Debate, Thursday - 11 March 2010

Thursday, 11 March 2010

Ceisteanna (52)

Eamon Gilmore


41 Deputy Eamon Gilmore asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if the cost of planners will be covered in Natura and commonage areas for farmers who apply for the new agri-environment options scheme. [12018/10]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food)

The payment rate in the new scheme for farmers with Natura or commonage land, which like all rates in the scheme was approved by the European Commission, includes an element to reflect the cost of having a sustainable management plan prepared.