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McLoughlin, Tony

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Farm Household Incomes

Asked the Minister for Finance: if an extension of income averaging can be made available to all sectors with regard to income volatility experienced by many farmers from year to year; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

State Properties

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: further to Parliamentary Question No. 93 of 3 July 2018, if there has been progress made on this issue to date; if the information requested has been received by his Department from Sligo County Co...More Button

Lansdowne Road Agreement Implementation

Asked the Minister for Health: the measures he plans to implement in order to assist a section 39 funded voluntary hospice (details supplied) in County Sligo in order to enable it to implement both the Lansdowne Road and public ...More Button

Forestry Management

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: his views on whether the concerns of the farming community in County Leitrim should be addressed and as a result new forestry licence applications in the county should be denied in view of the fact...More Button

Agrifood Sector

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: his views on whether suckler cow farmers from counties Sligo and Leitrim will benefit from an increased price for their animals if the growing international trend of food being classified as carbon...More Button

Forestry Grants

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: his plans to introduce a scheme that encourages landowners to plant trees into hedgerows in order to increase the levels of forestry that does not require prime agricultural land; and if he will ma...More Button

Fodder Crisis

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if he will consider introducing a voucher-based meal subsidy as a part of a future fodder support scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Vacant Properties Data

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: the number of vacant council houses in counties Mayo and Sligo on 20 September 2018; the number in towns and villages, respectively in the county; the details of rural council houses vacant; and if...More Button