Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Timber Sales.
asked the Minister for Energy if he has examined the report of the review group on sales of forest; and if he has any plans to change the tender and quota systems.
Would the Minister agree that the present system does not lend itself to stability within the timber trade and warrants revision? Would the Minister consider offering timber at a standard rate, at a ...
Can the Minister explain why timber is being exported from Cahirciveen in County Kerry on a regular basis while there is a shortage of timber available to operators of sawmills here in Ireland?
The Minister of State has not yet explained why timber is being exported from Cahirciveen. Is the Minister implying that this timber is of inferior quality or not suitable for processing at home.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Tree Planting Programme.
Can the Minister be more specific in regard to the number of trees that will be planted in Kerry? Is it the intention of his Department to purchase further land for forestry in Kerry during this year...
Is it the Minister's intention to purchase further land for forestry in Kerry during the coming year?
Written Answers. - Timber Imports.
asked the Minister for Energy the plans, if any, he has for the cessation of the annual importation of timber valued at £400 million; and his targets in this regard for 1987.