§ 72. Mr. TURTON
asked the Minister of Agriculture what quantities of beef and mutton were produced in Great Britain in the years 1913, 1930, and 1931, respectively?
§ The MINISTER of AGRICULTURE (Sir John Gilmour)
As the reply contains a number of figures I propose, with the permission of my hon. Friend, to circulate it in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following is the reply:
§ The estimated production of beef, including veal, and of mutton, including iamb, in Great Britain in the three twelve-monthly periods ending May, 1913, 1930 and 1931 were as follow:855
§ I would add that the figures for the last year are provisional and subject to amendment.