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Tubercular Cattle, Scotland

Volume 467: debated on Tuesday 12 July 1949

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72.

asked the Minister of Agriculture what is the estimated cost annually arising out of tuberculosis in cattle in Scotland.

A sum of £609,300 has been provided in the Estimates of the Department for the current financial year in respect of tuberculosis in cattle in Great Britain as a whole. I regret that separate figures for Scotland are not available. This does not include an apportionment of the salaries and expenses of whole-time staff which, I am afraid, it would be impracticable to make.