Sherlock, Joe

Tuesday, 28 February 1989

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 387 No. 7

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Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Horticultural Production.

asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the total acreage of agricultural land devoted to horticulture; of this, the total area under glass; the measures, if any, which are planned to increase bot...More Button

I welcome the Minister's reply in so far as he states that a programme has been drawn up. Nevertheless, at this time, would the Minister agree that the progress is a bit slow? The latest figure for t...More Button

Is the Minister aware of the concern of small growers about a takeover of the vegetable industry by monopoly interests? In my area at least four or five growers who have been doing fairly well are a...More Button

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Income of Small Farmers.

Deputy O'Dea has endeared himself with that speech.More Button

Order of Business (Resumed).

I would like to raise on the Adjournment the serious situation that has developed in Mallow General Hospital as a result of a cut of 8.7 per cent in its budget by the Southern Health Board. A stateme...More Button

I wish to ask the Taoiseach or the Minister for Finance if it is proposed to introduce legislation to regularise the position whereby local authorities, having been faced with appeals on evaluation, a...More Button

Bord na gCapall (Dissolution) Bill, 1988: Second Stage.

This Bill is dishonest in that it purports to dissolve Bord na gCapall although that board effectively has been wound up already without any reference to this House. What we are being asked to do tod...More Button

We should examine some of the functions of Bord na gCapall laid down by the Oireachtas when the board was first established in 1970. Indeed, one might well pose the question: who will now perform thes...More Button

Private Members' Business. - Bord na gCapall (Dissolution) Bill, 1988: Second Stage (Resumed).

Before the adjournment of the debate I had just outlined the objectives of Bord na gCapall established in 1970. I am now asking if the Minister is seriously suggesting that his own Department can und...More Button

There has to be development of the half-bred horse industry by reorganisation.More Button

Bord na gCapall are just another issue on which the Government have reneged.More Button

It is a bad day for the horse industry when we replace a board by an advisory body.More Button

Private Members' Business. - Bord na gCapall (Dissolution) Bill, 1988: Committee and Final Stages.

When replying to my question raised on Second Stage, the Minister referred to the provision which deals with the licensing of riding establishments but I should like to know if that section is being r...More Button

Will the Minister tell the House if there is any provision in regard to disease control and the other matters I referred to?More Button

Written Answers. - County Cork Schools Accommodation.

asked the Minister for Education the plans she has to remedy serious deficiencies in facilities at Baltydaniel National School, Mallow, County Cork; and if she will outline her Department's long term ...More Button


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