§ Mr. Bossom
asked the Minister of Food how much money was spent last year and so far this year upon imported rabbits; and opproximately how much has so far been received for those that have been sold.
§ Mr. Webb
The cost of buying imported rabbits, including the estimated cost of receiving, storage and delivery was £5,910,551 in the year ended 31st December, 1949, and £652,983 in the four months ended 30th April, 1950. Receipts from sales during the same periods were £5,183,185 and £974,649 respectively.