§ Sir R. Russell
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what proportion of the £815,000 being spent on research under headings E.1 and E.2 of the Estimates of his Department for 1966–67 is devoted to research into the prevention and cure of foot-and-mouth disease; and what progress is being made.
§ Mr. John Mackie
None. Such research is undertaken by the Animal Virus Research Institute, Pirbright, supported financially by the Agricultural Research Council.