HC Deb 05 July 1927 vol 208 c1102W

asked the Prime Minister, in order to safeguard the standard of living of the farm worker and to save the agricultural industry from financial bankruptcy, if he will consider the provision of legislation to ensure that all manufacturers and dealers in food should use an agreed percentage of home-grown produce?

Viscount CURZON

I have been asked to reply on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture. My right hon. Friend is afraid that my hon. and gallant Friend's proposal is impracticable.