HC Deb 08 March 1966 vol 725 c486W
Mr. Wolrige-Gordon

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if, with a view to equalising the opportunities of farmers in Eire and the United Kingdom for producing beef for the British market, he will take steps to ensure that the United Kingdom-Eire trading arrangements do not favour Eire fanners.

Mr. Hoy

The trading arrangements recently agreed with the Republic of Ireland do not give any advantage to Irish farmers over those in the United Kingdom as regards the supply of beef to the United Kingdom market.

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