HC Deb 18 February 1982 vol 18 c186W
Mr. Geraint Howells

asked the Secretary of State for Wales what discussions he has had regarding Welsh agriculture with the EEC commissioner for agriculture; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Nicholas Edwards

I met the EEC commissioner for agriculture in Brussels on 26 January and had useful and wide ranging discussions with him on the problems of and prospects for Welsh agriculture, the effects of the recent severe weather and about the marginal land issue.