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Volume 531: debated on Thursday 29 July 1954

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asked the Minister of Agriculture the number of counties affected by myxomatosis.

Myxomatosis is known to exist in 29 counties in England, 10 in Wales and one in Scotland.


asked the Minister of Agriculture what evidence he now has that myxomatosis has been spread from one county to another by the removal of infected rabbits to a clear area; and how many cases are involved.