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Agriculture (Military Damage)

Volume 388: debated on Thursday 8 April 1943

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asked the Minister of Agriculture what percentage of destruction of food production cultivation is caused by military manoeuvres?

The information necessary to enable an accurate figure to be given is not available. Existing arrangements with the War Office aim at minimising damage, which is however unavoidable in view of the absolute necessity of military training.