Written Answers. - Rural Environment Protection Scheme.

Tuesday, 30 May 2000

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 520 No. 1

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  158.  Mr. McGrath  Information on Paul McGrath  Zoom on Paul McGrath   asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Rural Development  Information on Joe Walsh  Zoom on Joe Walsh   the number of farmers in County Westmeath who participate in the REP scheme; and the total payments to those farmers in Westmeath for each of the last five years. [15381/00]

Minister for Agriculture, Food and Rural Development (Mr. Walsh): Information on Joe Walsh  Zoom on Joe Walsh  A total of 1,557 farmers in Westmeath have been paid to date under the rural environment protection scheme. The expenditure in the county over the last five years is as follows:

To Expenditure
31/12/95 £1,474,376
31/12/96 £2,301,674
31/12/97 £3,787,242
31/12/98 £4,542,159
31/12/99 £4,654,470


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