HC Deb 13 November 1961 vol 649 c15W
Mr. Pavitt

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what was the sum paid out in compensation and expenses in dealing with fowl pest in 1960–61.

Mr. Soames

In the financial year 1960–61£3,434,000 was paid in compensation and£472,000 for expenses in dealing with outbreaks of fowl pest.