§ 12. Mr. J. Langford-Holt
asked the Minister of Food whether he will now say what allocation of sugar it is proposed to make for home jam making in the forthcoming season.
§ 13. Mr. Janner
asked the Minister of Food if he will make a statement on extra sugar for jam and marmalade.
§ 15. Mr. Percy Wells
asked the Minister of Food whether he is now prepared to make a statement concerning the allocation of sugar for home jam making.
§ 23. Mr. Beswick
asked the Minister of Food if he is yet in a position to make any announcement about sugar bonuses for home jam and marmalade making.
§ 43. Brigadier Medlicott
asked the Minister of Food what amount of sugar it is proposed to allocate for home jam making in the forthcoming season.
§ 63. Mr. Murray
asked the Minister of Food if he will make a statement as to what provision he is making for an extra allowance of sugar for home jam making; if he is aware that the soft fruit season is approaching; and what steps he is taking to prevent a recurrence of last year's wastage of fruit through lack of sugar.
§ Mr. Strachey
This year we shall issue 7 1b. of sugar for jam making per ration book during the six ration periods from 24th April to 11th September. Therefore, a family of four will get this year 28 1b. of sugar for jam making over and above the increased ration. The bonuses will be of 1 lb. each, except in the period starting on 19th June, when there will be a 2 lb. bonus.