Oral Answers to Questions — Burma – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 20th September 1948.
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asked the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries what steps he is taking to re-stock the
pre-war oyster beds round our coasts; and to what extent are oysters being exported to hard currency countries.
A research station has recently been established at Burnham-on-Crouch to investigate problems affecting the restoration and development of oyster beds. Import licences for seed oysters are freely granted. Exports of oysters are negligible.
Will the Minister examine the possibility of reopening old beds in South-East Cornwall?
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