HC Deb 02 March 1989 vol 148 cc329-30W
Mr. Ron Davies

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what is the number and related area of

woodland grant scheme applications and acceptances, respectively, which have been eligible for storm supplement in the present financial year.

Mr. Ryder

The information relating to the woodland grant scheme is given in the table.

Number Area (hectares)
Applications received 565 4,586
Applications approved to date 246 1,181

In addition, a further 909 hectares of restocking have been approved for the special supplement under other Forestry Commission grant schemes. The closing date for receipt of applications for the supplement is 31 March 1989.

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