§ Mr. Morley
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what proportion of the total United Kingdom agricultural budget is accounted for annually by agri-environmental measures.
§ Mr. Jack
Forecast United Kingdom expenditure on agri-environment payments is £32.3 million in 1993–94 which represents approximately 1 per cent. of forecast expenditure on all forms of support for agriculture in the United Kingdom in 1993–94. United Kingdom expenditure on agri-environmental payments is planned to rise to over £100 million in 1995–96.