§ Mr. Newens
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what steps are being undertaken to develop fish farming in and around Great Britain.
§ Mr. Buchan
The Government's fisheries laboratories undertake a great deal of basic research into all aspects of fish farming. In addition, grant aid is given to the White Fish Authority's development work on marine fish farming, and considerable investment into all aspects of fish farming is being undertaken by commercial concerns.