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Bee Officers

Volume 124: debated on Friday 18 December 1987

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To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food whether he intends to change the number of bee officers employed by his Ministry in 1988.

From 1988 we shall be confining inspection of bees to colonies where foul brood is suspected or which have recent history of the disease. As a result the number of bee officers will be reduced to about 30.