HC Deb 11 July 1961 vol 644 cc34-5W
Mrs. Hart

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what investigations he is making into the probable effects of British entry into the Common Market on horticulture in Scotland; and whether he will publish the results of his investigations.

Mr. Maclay

The common agricultural policy of the European Economic Community is still being worked out. In view of this, and in advance of any negotiations Which might be undertaken with regard to British association with it, it is impracticable to make any detailed investigation or forecast of the probable effects on horticulture in Scotland.

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