Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Ceisteanna (999)

Fergus O'Dowd


999. Deputy Fergus O'Dowd asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the receipt of the pre-budget submission by an organisation (details supplied) will be acknowledged; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [26317/20]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The IFA’s pre-Budget 2021 submission was received and acknowledged by my Department. My Department engages with stakeholders, including IFA, on an ongoing basis. I met with IFA earlier this month and my colleague Minister Heydon met with them last week to specificallty discuss their pre-budget submission. The issues raised will be considered in the context of Budget 2021 deliberations.