§ Mr. H. JONES
asked the President of the Board of Agriculture whether, in view of the extensive felling of timber, any steps are being taken to encourage re-afforestation?
§ Sir R. WINFREY
Large numbers of seedlings are being raised so as to be ready for planting after the War, when the necessary labour will be available. As my hon. Friend is probably aware, the2080W whole question of afforestation policy is under consideration by a Sub-Committee of the Reconstruction Committee.