To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food when he expects to publish proposals to reduce cereal production; and if he will make a statement.
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given on 8 December 1987, at column 126, to my hon. Friend the Member for Wells (Mr. Heathcoat-Amory).
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food when he next proposes to have discussions with the National Farmers Union on the question of cereal surpluses in Europe; and if he will make a statement.
My colleagues and I frequently meet members of the National Farmers Union and discuss a wide range of issues, including cereals surpluses.