asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will state by counties the extra acreage in Scotland which is to be ploughed up in 1943–44?
The task assigned to agricultural executive committees in Scotland in respect of increased tillage in 1943–44 is to endeavour to obtain an extra 71,500 acres over 1942–43. The distribution of this acreage among the counties is as follows:
|Bute (including Arran)||—|
|Dunbarton and Renfrew||1,000|
|Fife and Kinross||2,500|
|Ross and Cromarty||2,000|
|Stirling and Clackmannan||2,000|