Agriculture/Animal Welfare

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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues, Dáil Work, Oral Questions

Questions to the Minister on live animal exports and the culling of badgers; unfortunately not selected for discussion at Minister’s questions today, but Clare will continue to push the issues and will be joining ARAN for their protest against live animal exports on May 27th.

QUESTION

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his views on the continued culling of badgers and the impact on the badger population; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

– Clare Daly.
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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Animal Welfare, Arts Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions

Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht if is satisfied that the number of National Parks and Wildlife Service officers is sufficient to protect our wildlife.
– Clare Daly.
For ORAL answer on Wednesday, 11th March, 2015.
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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues, Parliamentary Questions

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will provide details of the recent loan of €250,000 granted by Bord na gCon to a company (details supplied) in County Tipperary particularly in view of reported debts on the part of both the board and the company receiving the loan, and reports of the company’s inability to pay Bord na gCon’s race entry fees; if he will provide details on the decision making process as regards the granting of this loan; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
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