HC Deb 16 February 1955 vol 537 c66W
Mr. Willey

asked the Minister of Food what amount it is now estimated will be paid this financial year by way of homegrown cereal deficiency payments and by way of deficiency payments for livestock.

Mr. Heathcoat Amory

Deficiency payments for the period July, 1954, to March, 1955, inclusive are estimated at £12.for cereals and £50.8 million for fatstock. These figures do not take into account any changes arising from the Special Review of Farm Prices.