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AGRICULTURAL PRICE ADJUSTMENTS. Memo. by Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries.

8 January 1942

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approached the problem as they were bound to do on a costings basis and have endeavoured to apportion among the main agricultural products a sum of £20 million" "As Ministers responsible for carrying into effect the Government's Food production policy we are bound to approach this problem from a different angle. The whole of the food production campaign rests and must rest on the willingness of farmers, the great majority of whom are small men, to put forward the increased efforts demanded of them".

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agriculture cereals food supply wheat barley cattle eggs fruit livestock milk oats potatoes price controls prices rationing sheep sugar supply pigs vegetables price control licensing dairy food supplies fertilisers nationwide lord president's committee ministry of agriculture and fisheries

Civil Defence Region
Nationwide
Collection ID
CAB71
Document Reference
CAB 71/8/9
Document Types
Memorandum
File Reference
CAB 71/8
Former Department Reference
LP(42) 7
Identifier
10.1080/wtss.cab71.000008.009
Keywords
Agriculture
Barley
Cattle
Cereals
Dairy
Eggs
Fertilisers
Food Supplies
Fruit
Livestock
Milk
Oats
Pigs
Potatoes
Price Controls
Prices
Sheep
Sugar
Vegetables
Wheat
Language
English
Organizations Discussed
Lord President's Committee
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
Pages
2
Themes
Rationing
Supply
Agriculture
Food Supply
Licensing
Price Control

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