HC Deb 27 September 1944 vol 403 cc241-2
62. Brigadier-General Clifton Brown

asked the Minister of Food what were the numbers of registered producers selling milk by wholesale and the numbers of licensed producer retailers in August, 1942, and in August, 1944, respectively; and what was the total gallonage of liquid milk sold in those two months, respectively, through the Milk Marketing Board.

Colonel Llewellin

By wholesale in England and Wales in August, 1942, 122,700; in August, 1944, 130,000; producer-retailers at the same dates, 61,178 and 55,102. The total gallonage of milk sold through the Board in the same period was 82.96 million gallons and 83.64 million gallons respectively.

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