HC Deb 10 December 1956 vol 562 c7W
Captain Kerby

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the cost to public funds of operating the Eggs Division of the Ministry of Food.

Mr. Amory

The administrative cost of that part of the Eggs and Poultry Division of my Department which is concerned with eggs and egg products is approximately £118,000 per annum. This figure includes allowances for overheads. superannuation, travel and subsistence.