§ Dr. Roger Thomas
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what was the amount spent by the Forestry Commission on the purchase of herbicides in the year ended 31 March 1980.
§ Mr. Wiggin
This information is not readily available. However, the total amount spent by the commission in the year ended 31 March 1980 on weeding materials and services, a large part of which covers the purchase of herbicides, was £152,000.