§ Dr. Strang
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what was the value of hill livestock compensatory allowances in both nominal and real terms payable per head in respect of ewes, hardy breed ewes and suckler cows maintained on severely disadvantaged and disadvantaged land in each year since 1979.
§ Mrs. Gillian Shephard
The information requested is not yet available. Comparable information compiled for the autumn review of hill livestock compensatory allowances in 1992 is available in the Library of the House. An updated version will be included in the information placed in the Library when the outcome of the current review is announced on 30 November.