Sugar Beet

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 14th April 1965.

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Photo of Mr Eustace Willis Mr Eustace Willis , Edinburgh East 12:00 am, 14th April 1965

The figure of £9 10s. which I gave as the return for this year is the highest since 1961. I agree that there has been a fall in acreage. The British Sugar Corporation seems to have confidence in the future of the Cupar factory, which would at least indicate that it feels that the acreage is not likely to fall much lower, if at all.