HC Deb 24 March 1938 vol 333 cc1377-8
67. Mr. Turton

asked the Minister of Agriculture how many animals were presented for certification under the Livestock Industry Act, how many were rejected, and how many were awarded the quality subsidy during the period 8th January, 1938, to 8th March, 1938, at the Malton certification centre?

Mr. W. S. Morrison

I understand that the number of cattle presented for certification for the subsidy under the Livestock Industry Act, 1937, at the Malton certification centre in the period referred to was 1,167. of this number, 177 were rejected and 218 were certified as being of quality standard.

Mr. Liddall

Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that in this area the "Wright" is oftener wrong?