§ Mr. G. Macdonald
asked the Minister of Agriculture whether he will state the number of notifications received from Lancashire to plough up grassland under the Government scheme of subsidy; and how many acres are involved?>
§ Sir W. Womersley
I have been asked to reply. Up to and including 13th June 70 notifications had been received from Lancashire of intention to plough up grassland under the Government's scheme, representing a total acreage of 1,620 acres.