HC Deb 03 November 1955 vol 545 c130W
63. Mr. Biggs-Davison

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what advice has been given by his Department regarding the practice of burning wheat straw.

Mr. Amory

In general, the burning of wheat straw is not considered good practice and is not recommended, but conditions vary and advice depends on the circumstances of the particular case.