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AGRICULTURAL PRICES. LABOUR COSTS AND REVISED SCHEDULES OF PRICES. Memo. by Lord President of the Council.

24 January 1942

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-2- Great If that view is accepted, the estimates for consideration by the Committee are those given in paragraphs (i)(a) and (ii)(a) of Part B of Appendix I, i.e. £20M. or £15M. 4. The question for final decision by the Committee is whether the increased labour cost should be calculated - (i) on the basis of the difference between 60/- and 48/-, in which event the amount involved is £20M., or (ii) on the basis of the difference between 60/- and the average of the county minimum rates, in which event the amount involved is £15M.

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agriculture cereals food supply barley butter cattle cheese cost of living eggs employment fruit livestock milk oats potatoes poultry price controls prices production costs rabbits rationing sheep sugar supply pigs textiles vegetables wages wool price control chickens licensing dairy cream nationwide lord president's committee

Civil Defence Region
Nationwide
Collection ID
CAB71
Document Reference
CAB 71/8/24
Document Types
Memorandum
Statistical Publication
File Reference
CAB 71/8
Former Department Reference
LP(42) 22
Identifier
10.1080/wtss.cab71.000008.024
Keywords
Agriculture
Barley
Butter
Cattle
Cereals
Cheese
Chickens
Cream
Dairy
Eggs
Employment
Fruit
Livestock
Milk
Oats
Pigs
Potatoes
Poultry
Price Controls
Prices
Production Costs
Rabbits
Sheep
Sugar
Textiles
Vegetables
Wages
Wool
Language
English
Organizations Discussed
Lord President's Committee
Pages
9
Themes
Rationing
Supply
Agriculture
Food Supply
Licensing
Price Control
Wages
Cost of Living

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