§ 54. Mr. F. Willey
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, what was the amount of beef purchased this year to the latest available date; and what was the corresponding amount for 1957.
§ Mr. John Hare
The amount of beef and veal moving into consumption up to the end of October was one million and thirty-six thousand (1,036,000) tons. The figure for the corresponding period in 1957 was one million and seventy thousand (1,070,000) tons.