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Kyne, Seán, Kyne, Seán

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Agriculture Schemes Data

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if the mapping and digitisation of uplands takes account of the fact that hill areas contain inclines and slopes that cannot be correctly measured by a mapping system which has regard only for the ...More Button

I am asking the Minister whether the procedure within the mapping system for measuring gross area is different in the case of mountain or elevated land, as opposed to flat land.More Button

I am not talking about any particular case. I often drive past large mountainous commonage areas that are sloped. Penalties are being imposed on many farmers who are thought to have over-claimed....More Button

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when the mapping of forage hectares will be completed for Irish farmers; his views that these annual mapping issues are causing a lot of concern to farmers; if he acknowledges that some lands in RE...More Button