§ 67. Mr. SAVERY
asked the Minister of Agriculture the extent to which advantage has been taken of the facilities offered by the Agricultural Credits Bill?
§ Mr. N. BUXTON
As the reply contains a number of figures, I propose, with the hon. Member's permission, to circulate it in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following is the reply:
|Loans on mortgage||7,165,837|
§ Of these the following have been completed:
|Loans on mortgage||2,711,353|
§ In addition, the following have been granted by the directors of the corporation, subject to the satisfactory completion of the formalities:
|Loans on mortgage||1,114,445|
§ Under Part II of the Act, which provides machinery for short-term advances, 2,035 agricultural charges had been registered at the Land Registry up to the same date.