HC Deb 15 February 1922 vol 150 cc1047-8W

ask the Minister of Agriculture whether he can make concessions to those farmers in counties where no trace of foot-and-mouth disease has been detected to allow them limited facilities for moving cattle within their own area under the supervision of the Ministry?


Provision has already been made in the Foot-and-Mouth Disease Orders, namely, Foot-and-Mouth Disease (Control of Movement) Order of 1920 (paragraph 8) read in conjunction with the Foot-and-Mouth (Great Britain) Order of 1922, for the movement of cattle in districts which are not affected with foot-and-mouth disease, Application should be made to an inspector either of the local authority or of the Ministry.

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