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Hill Livestock (Compensatory Allowances)

Volume 972: debated on Tuesday 30 October 1979

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asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he has any plans to increase the hill compensatory allowances for sheep in the maximum of 1 January 1980; and if he will make a statement.

The review of hill livestock compensatory allowances for both sheep and cattle, which I promised would be carried out this autumn, is now well in hand. I intend to announce the Government's decision in the light of this review before the end of November.