Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Organic Farming: Discussion (Resumed)

Professor Gerry Boyle:

I do not have the actual expenditure data with me but most of the expenditure is tied up with salaries.

We have two specialists and will be appointing an additional specialist, compared with five in dairy. We also have 15 advisors throughout the country who the specialists work with.