§ Mr. Boyden
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many men are currently employed by the 80W Forestry Commission in the Northern Region; and how this compares with the same date in 1965.
§ Mr. Anthony Stodart
In the Northern Economic Planning Region the Forestry Commission employed 681 industrial workers on 1st October, 1971. The corresponding figure on 1st October, 1965, was 1,100.