§ Bob Russell
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if she will take steps to support the frozen peas industry and pea producers in East Anglia; and if she will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Morley
[holding answer 17 June 2002]: The production and processing of peas are undertaken in response to market demand. I have no plans to provide specific support either to producers or to processors.