§ 18. Mr. Torney
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will take steps to improve the profitability and secure the long-term future of the poultrymeat and egg industries; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Buchanan-Smith
Profitability of poultry and egg producers will largely depend on achieving and maintaining a satisfactory balance between supply and demand, together with efficient marketing of the products concerned.