§ 58. Mr. Crouch
asked the Minister of Agriculture the acreage of agricultural land in North Dorset; and the number of holdings and average acreage.
Mr. T. Williams
On 2nd June, 1950, the acreage of agricultural land in North Dorset returned by occupiers of holdings exceeding one acre was 184,683 acres. The returns were in respect of 2,221 holdings, giving an average of 83.2 acres per holding.