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Agriculture - Minutes of Evidence [Back to Report]

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 25 October 2000.


Members present:

Mr David Curry, in the Chair
Mr David DrewMr Austin Mitchell
Mr Alan HurstMr Lembit Öpik
Mr Michael JackMr Mark Todd


Memorandum submitted by the Yeo Valley Organic Company Ltd (F10)

Memorandum submitted by Congelow Produce Ltd (F11)

Letter to Patrick Holden, Soil Association, from the Managing Director, Congelow Produce Ltd

Letter to Simon Brenman, Soil Association, from the Managing Director, Congelow Produce Ltd

Examination of Witnesses

MR RON GREEN, Managing Director, Congelow Produce Limited, MR GRAHAM KEATING, Managing Director, and MR KARL TUCKER, Business Development Manager, Yeo Valley Organic Company Limited, examined.

Question Number

336 - 339

340 - 359

360 - 379

380 - 399

400 - 403

Memorandum submitted by Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd (F19)

Memorandum submitted by Iceland Frozen Foods plc (F44)

Examination of Witnesses

MR IAN MERTON, Director of Primary Agriculture, J Sainsbury plc, MR ROBERT DUXBURY, Organics Technical Manager, J Sainsbury plc, and MR BILL WADSWORTH, Technical Director, Iceland Frozen Foods plc, examined.

Question Number

404 - 419

420 - 439

440 - 459

460 - 475

Supplementary memorandum submitted by J Sainsbury plc (F69)

Supplementary memorandum submitted by Mr Karl Tucker, Business Development Director, Yeo Valley Organic Co Ltd (F67)

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