§ Mr. Wrigglesworth
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what was the estimated cost of the Joint Consultative Organisation for Research and Development in Agriculture and Food for the forthcoming year; and what will be the cost of the single board replacing it.706W
§ Mr. Wiggin
The estimated administrative cost of the old JCO was approximately £200,000. The new organisation is expected to cost about half that figure.