§ Mr. Martlew
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will list the number of applications in each county in Northern Ireland under the(a) main arable areas payments scheme and (b) the simplified scheme in 1993; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Ancram
The number of applications by county under the arable area payments scheme are as follows:
County Main scheme Simplified scheme Antrim 12 678 Armagh 8 251 Down 66 1,050 Fermanagh — 2 Londonderry 33 671 Tyrone 7 335 Total 126 2,987
Advance payments for oilseed applications have already been made and payments for cereals, proteins and set-aside will be made during the months of November and December.