HC Deb 11 December 1992 vol 215 c817W
Mr. Marlow

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what is his estimate of weighted average yields for cereals in each EC country.

Mr. Curry

Based on information from Eurostat the weighted average yields for cereals (in tonnes per hectare and excluding rice) in each EC member state in 1991 were as follows:

Average Yield
Belgium 6.57
Denmark 5.88
Germany 5.99
Greece 4.17
Spain 2.41
France 6.54
Ireland 6.26
Italy 4.24
Luxembourg 5.10
Netherlands 6.99
Portugal 1.43
United Kingdom 6.46
EC 12 5.03

Source: Eurostat Crop Production Quarterly Statistics No. 3 1992.