§ 27. Mr. G. Williams
asked the Minister of Works to what extent adhesive varnish traps are used for catching rats and mice in Government offices; and whether this method is advised by the Infestation Control Division of the Ministry of Agriculture.172W
§ Mr. Stokes
Rats and mice on Government property are destroyed by whatever method my experts consider best suited to the conditions, and in some instances adhesive varnish is used. I understand that this method is one of those recognised by the Ministry of Agriculture.