Oral Answers to Questions — Flax-Growing, Northern Ireland.

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 19th February 1942.

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Photo of Reverend Dr James Little Reverend Dr James Little , Down

asked the Minister of Supply whether, as the linen industry is one of the chief industries in Northern Ireland and in order to prevent additional unemployment through scarcity of flax, he will arrange for the encouragement of the farmers to grow more flax?