HC Deb 14 March 1907 vol 171 c245

I beg to ask the hon. Member for South Somerset, as representing the President of the Board of Agriculture, whether he will lay any Papers that may be available relating to the cultivation of sugar beet in the British Isles, in order that information may be available for experiments contemplated in the county of Montgomery.

*SIR EDWARD STRACHEY (Somersetshire, S.)

The Board have no Papers on this subject that could usefully be presented to Parliament, but we shall be glad to supply such information as we possess respecting it to any persons interested.