HC Deb 25 March 1955 vol 538 c209W
Sir R. Perkins

asked the Minister of Food what arrangements have been agreed with the Northern Ireland Government for the disposal of Northern Ireland ware potatoes of the 1955 crop in Great Britain; through what medium, and on what basis, sales will be made; and when it will be possible to publish details.

Mr. Amory

Detailed arrangements for operating the guarantee for potatoes of the 1955 crop, including arrangements for the disposal of potatoes bought in Northern Ireland, are at present being worked out. I hope that it will be possible for an announcement to be made shortly.