§ Mr. Ron Davies
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what is the number and related area of330W
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.