asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will give details of lime sales in Wales for the five years prior to the withdrawal of the lime subsidy, and in each subsequent year; and if he will make a statement. population of Dyfed in the years 1968 to 1978; how these changes compare in real terms with the level of rate support grant in each of those years; and if he will make a statement.
The following is the information:
No figures for total lime sales are available. The amount of lime subsidised under the agricultural lime scheme in Wales in the five years prior to the withdrawal of the subsidy was as follows:
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