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Minutes of Evidence

This page lists all the proceedings of the Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development during the current mandate that were reported by Hansard for publication. Committee Minutes of Evidence are published within three working days of the proceedings covered, excluding days on which the full Assembly sits.

Please note that Minutes of Evidence are not produced for all meetings of the Committee or indeed the entirety of those meetings. Generally, Minutes of Evidence are produced for those meetings, or parts of meetings, that involve the consideration of legislation or the taking of evidence as part of a Committee inquiry.

16/09/2014
Briefing by Mrs Michelle O’Neill MLA, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
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01/07/2014
Rural Development Programme 2014-2020: DARD Briefing
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01/07/2014
CAP Reform, Going for Growth and Rural Development Programme 2014-2020: Mrs Michelle O'Neill MLA, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
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24/06/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Committee Report
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24/06/2014
Test and Vaccinate or Remove (TVR) Exercise: Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Briefing
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24/06/2014
Lough Neagh Cross-departmental Working Group Report
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17/06/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Committee Report
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10/06/2014
Out-turn Report on the 2013-14 Business Plan Targets: Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Officials
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10/06/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Formal Clause-by-clause Scrutiny
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03/06/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Clause-by-clause Scrutiny
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03/06/2014
June Monitoring Round 2014: Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Briefing
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27/05/2014
Agricultural and Rural Crime: Police Service of Northern Ireland
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27/05/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Consideration of Amendments
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13/05/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Informal Clause-by-clause Consideration
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06/05/2014
Single Farm Payments 2013-14: DARD Update
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06/05/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Informal Clause-by-clause Consideration
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29/04/2014
CAP Pillar 1: DARD Briefing
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29/04/2014
Fisheries Bill: DARD Briefing
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29/04/2014
Reservoirs Bill: DARD (Rivers Agency) Officials
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08/04/2014
Bovine TB Eradication: DARD Briefing
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08/04/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Rivers Agency
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01/04/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Ballysaggart Environmental Group
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01/04/2014
DARD Corporate Plan 2014-16 and Annual Business Plan 2014-15: DARD Officials
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01/04/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Creggan Country Park
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25/03/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Institution of Civil Engineers
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25/03/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Ligoniel Improvement Association and Belfast Hills Partnership
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18/03/2014
Common Agricultural Policy Reform: Farmers from Severely Disadvantaged Areas
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11/03/2014
Gangmaster Licensing (Exclusions) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014: DARD/Gangmasters Licensing Authority
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11/03/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Antrim and District Angling Association and Armagh Fisheries Ltd
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11/03/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Ulster Angling Federation
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11/03/2014
Suspected Illegal Slaughter of Cattle: DARD/Food Standards Agency
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04/03/2014
Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Business Plan 2013-14
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04/03/2014
Coastal and River Flooding: Rivers Agency
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04/03/2014
Common Agricultural Policy Reform: Pillar 1 Direct Payments
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25/02/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Local Government Representatives
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25/02/2014
Northern Ireland Meat Exporters Association
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25/02/2014
Single Farm Payment Entitlement Trading Deadline: Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
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18/02/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Northern Ireland Water
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18/02/2014
Ministerial Briefing
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18/02/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Northern Ireland Environment Agency
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17/02/2014
Common Agricultural Policy: Ulster Farmers' Union Briefing
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11/02/2014
Common Fisheries Policy: DARD Briefing
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11/02/2014
Reservoirs Bill: Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and Rivers Agency
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04/02/2014
Rural Development Programme 2014-2020: DARD Briefing
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28/01/2014
Rural Development Programme 2014-2020: Cluster Networking Group
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21/01/2014
Rural White Paper Action Plan: DARD Briefing
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10/12/2013
January Monitoring Round: DARD Briefing
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10/12/2013
Tree Disease and Plant Health: DARD Briefing
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03/12/2013
Bovine Viral Diarrhoea: Update on Outcome of Consultation
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26/11/2013
Business Plan 2013-4 Progress Report: DARD Briefing
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26/11/2013
Resource Accounts 2012-13: DARD Briefing
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19/11/2013
Strangford Lough: DARD/AFBI Briefing
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12/11/2013
Areas of Natural Constraint: DARD Update
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12/11/2013
Rural Development Programme: DARD Update
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05/11/2013
Reservoirs Bill: DARD Pre-introductory Briefing
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22/10/2013
Farm Safety: DARD Briefing
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15/10/2013
Bovine TB: DARD Update
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08/10/2013
Farm Safety: Farm Safety Partnership Briefing
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08/10/2013
Single Farm Payment, LPIS and Agrienvironment Schemes: DARD Briefing
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01/10/2013
CAP Reform: Pillar 1 Consultation (DARD Briefing)
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01/10/2013
October Monitoring Round: DARD Briefing
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30/09/2013
Groceries Code Adjudicator
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24/09/2013
Financial Crisis in Farming: First Trust Bank Briefing
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17/09/2013
Common Agricultural Policy, Rural Development Programme, Tuberculosis and Agrifood: Ministerial Briefing
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02/07/2013
CAP Reform: DARD Briefing
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02/07/2013
Northern Ireland Food Animal Information System: DARD Briefing
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27/06/2013
Financial Crisis in Farming: Ulster Bank Briefing
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27/06/2013
Financial Crisis in Farming: Bank of Ireland Briefing
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27/06/2013
Financial Crisis in Farming: Danske Bank Briefing
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25/06/2013
Badger Sett Survey/Test, Vaccinate or Remove Exercise: DARD Update
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25/06/2013
Rural Development Programme 2014-2020: DARD Briefing
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28/05/2013
Business Plan Out-turn Report 2012-13: DARD Briefing
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28/05/2013
June Monitoring Round and 2012-13 Provisional Out-turn Report: DARD Briefing
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21/05/2013
The Agriculture (Hardship Payment) Scheme (Northern Ireland) 2013: DARD Briefing
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21/05/2013
2013 Fodder Transport Scheme: DARD Briefing
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21/05/2013
Agri-Food Strategy Board - Report and Recommendations: AFSB/DARD/DETI Briefing
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16/05/2013
Hardship Payment Scheme for Northern Ireland Farmers: Ministerial Briefing
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14/05/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: Landscape Institute Briefing
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07/05/2013
DARD Headquarters Relocation
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07/05/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: Forest Service/DARD Briefing
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30/04/2013
Reservoir Community Asset Survey: Rivers Agency Briefing
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30/04/2013
Forest Service Business Plan 2013-14: Forest Service Briefing
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16/04/2013
Severe Weather: DARD Update
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16/04/2013
Severe Weather: National Sheep Association Briefing
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09/04/2013
DARD Business Plan 2013-14
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09/04/2013
DARD Briefing on Forestry (Felling of Trees) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013 and Calculation of the Area of Land Regulations
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28/03/2013
Severe Weather: DARD Briefing on Emergency Response
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12/03/2013
Food Contamination of Beef Products with Horse DNA: Livestock and Meat Commission Briefing
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12/03/2013
Agri-Food Strategy Board: Progress Report
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12/03/2013
Food Contamination of Beef Products with Horse DNA: Food Standards Agency NI/DARD Briefing
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05/03/2013
DARD Business Plan 2012-13: Progress Report
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26/02/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: Confor/NI Farm Forestry Briefing
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19/02/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: Stakeholder Event
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19/02/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: AFBI/DARD Briefing
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12/02/2013
Contamination of Beef Products with Horse and Pig DNA
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12/02/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: Woodland Trust Briefing
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12/02/2013
Review of Tree Disease and Biosecurity Issues: National Trust Briefing
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05/02/2013
Rural Development Programme: DARD Briefing
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05/02/2013
Food Contamination Incident in Northern Ireland: DARD Briefing
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29/01/2013
Bovine TB Review: Ministerial Response to Committee Report
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29/01/2013
Agriculture and Rural Development Priorities for 2013: Ministerial Briefing
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15/01/2013
Ash Dieback: Forest Service Briefing
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11/12/2012
Welfare of Animals (Dog Breeding Establishments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013 and Dogs (Guard Dog Kennels) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013: DARD Briefing
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04/12/2012
Lough Neagh: DARD Briefing
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16/10/2012
Loughs Agency
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09/10/2012
Single Farm Payment Review: DARD Briefing
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09/10/2012
Single Farm Payment Review: NIACA Briefing
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09/10/2012
Strangford Lough Fishing Exclusion Zones: DARD Briefing
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09/10/2012
Single Farm Payment Review: UFU/NIAPA Briefing
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25/09/2012
October Monitoring Round: DARD Briefing
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25/09/2012
Rivers Agency Business Plan 2012-13
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25/09/2012
Reservoirs Bill: Consultation Outcome
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18/09/2012
Agriculture (Student Fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012
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18/09/2012
The Welfare of Animals (Dog Breeding Establishments and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012: Stakeholder Event Feedback
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11/09/2012
Programme for Government 2011-15 Delivery Plans: DARD Briefing
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11/09/2012
Bovine TB Review: DARD Briefing
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03/07/2012
Bovine TB Review: Ministerial Briefing
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03/07/2012
The Welfare of Animals (Dog Breeding Establishments) Regulations (NI) 2012: DARD Briefing
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26/06/2012
The Welfare of Animals (Docking of Working Dogs' Tails and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012
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26/06/2012
Agri-Food Strategy Board
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19/06/2012
Bovine TB Review: National Trust
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19/06/2012
Bovine TB Review: Ulster Wildlife Trust
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19/06/2012
The Welfare of Animals (Docking of Working Dogs' Tails and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012: DARD Briefing
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12/06/2012
Bovine TB Review: Food and Environment Research Agency
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22/05/2012
Bovine TB Review: Veterinary Northern Ireland
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15/05/2012
Poultry Litter Utilisation and Disposal: Alternative Technologies to Fluidised Bed Combustion
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15/05/2012
Bovine TB Review: Farmers for Action
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08/05/2012
Bovine TB Review: Ulster Farmers' Union and Northern Ireland Agricultural Producers' Association
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01/05/2012
Bovine TB Review: Queen's University Belfast
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01/05/2012
Bovine TB Review: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute
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01/05/2012
Bovine TB Review: Departmental Briefing
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24/04/2012
Bovine TB Review: Northern Ireland Audit Office
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17/04/2012
Marine Bill: Departmental Briefing
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17/04/2012
Rural Development Programme: Departmental Briefing
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20/03/2012
Common Agricultural Policy Reform: European Commission Proposals
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13/03/2012
Ulster Wildlife Trust
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06/03/2012
Greening the Common Agricultural Policy Seminar
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28/02/2012
Programme for Government: DARD Position
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14/02/2012
Programme for Government, Anti-Poverty and Social Exclusion
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31/01/2012
Draft Forestry Land Byelaws and draft Forestry (Felling of Trees) Regulations
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07/02/2012
Reservoirs Bill: Policy Proposals
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10/01/2012
Department of Agriculture and Rural Development: Business Plan
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13/12/2011
Draft Rural White Paper Action Plan
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15/11/2011
Departmental Role in the Committee’s Scrutiny Function
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08/11/2011
Common Agricultural Policy Reform Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
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08/11/2011
Common Agricultural Policy Reform Ulster Farmers’ Union
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11/10/2011
Agrifood Sector’s Role in the Northern Ireland Economy: Ministerial Presentation
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14/06/2011
Ministerial Briefing
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07/06/2011
Common Agricultural Policy Reform
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07/06/2011
Single Farm Payment
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07/06/2011
Policy and Legislation
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31/05/2011
Department Budget Settlement, Including Savings Plans
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31/05/2011
Northern Ireland Rural Development Programme
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31/05/2011
June Monitoring Round
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