Thursday, 25 October 2018

Ceisteanna (293)

Barry Cowen


293. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the breakdown of the €34,055,000 capital allocation in policy and strategy (details supplied) within his Department for 2019 by specific project; the projects that will be commenced and completed in 2019, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44504/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The €34,055,000 capital allocations for the Policy and Strategy for 2019 will allow, in particular, funding of capital grants for food companies, to Teagasc and also the provision of funding for the Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund which facilitates the sustained development and growth of the horse and greyhound industries. It will also include the Prepared Consumer Food Centre in Ashtown and the National Food Innovation Hub at Moorepark.More detailed information on the breakdown of this allocation will be available in the Revised Estimates Volume (REV) which will be published later this year.