HC Deb 06 February 1979 vol 962 c98W
Mrs. Winifred Ewing

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what percentage of wooded land per head of population is situated in England and in Wales, respectively.

Mr. Strang

The position is as follows:

has not been reported in the countries which supply bees to Britain, but we are nevertheless keeping a close watch on the situation and are prepared if necessary to review existing controls, taking account both of the need to keep the disease out of the country and to maintain stocks of bees.