HC Deb 07 December 1949 vol 470 cc1861-2
34. Mr. H. D. Hughes

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what progress has been made in investigating possibilities of expanding rice cultivation in British Guiana; and when an expert report will be available.

Mr. Rees-Williams

The two American experts who visited British Guiana recently have now sent an interim report to the Governor which is receiving his close attention. Their full report is expected this month.