Prices and Wages

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 17th December 1945.

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Photo of Mr Sidney Dye Mr Sidney Dye , Norfolk South Western 12:00 am, 17th December 1945

asked the Minister of Agriculture, in view of the Government's decision to retain the Control of Engagement Order in respect of agricultural employment, while freeing nearly all other industries, whether he will now consider, in his annual review of prices, fixing such a level of prices as will enable agricultural workers to be paid wages at least equal to those paid in other industries.