§ 57. Brigadier Rayner
asked the Minister of Food what is the total capacity of bacon curing factories in the United Kingdom; and how this compares with their present intake.
§ Dr. Summerskill
The potential output of bacon factories in the United Kingdom 287W is between 3.5 and 4.8 million cwt. a year. Present output is at the rate of about 2.3 million cwt. a year.