HC Deb 06 March 2001 vol 364 c182W
Mr. Laurence Robertson

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what assessment he has made of the level of investment on farms in the last four years. [152300]

Ms Quin

[holding answer 5 March 2001]: Statistics on the level of farm investment for the period 1995 to 1998 are presented in the table. Figures for 1999 and any revisions of previous years' figures will be published on 15 March 2001. Figures for 2000 will not be available until next year.

Annual level of investment (gross capital formation) in the agricultural and horticultural sector: United Kingdom 1995–98
£ million
Year Investment
1995 2,620
1996 2,557
1997 2,544
1998 2,037


Agriculture in the United Kingdom 1999

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