HC Deb 05 November 1993 vol 231 c507W
Mr. Tyler

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, pursuant to her answer of 1 November to the hon. Member for Waveney (Mr. Porter),Official Report, columns 39–20, if she will disaggregate the reduction in expenditure on agriculture schemes announced in her answer.

Mr. Jack

The changes to estimated expenditure on agricultural schemes flow from lower than expected claims by farmers. The details are as follows:

Environmentally Sensitive Areas Scheme 11,047
Optional Set-aside Scheme 1,190
Payments Under Closed Capital Grant and Related Schemes 1,083
Group Marketing Grant 200
Farm Woodland Scheme 187
Grants for the Encouragement of Co-operation in Agriculture and Horticulture (Great Britain) 175
Farm Woodland Premium Scheme 141
Other 1,400
Total 15,423