May 28, 1926

LIB
PRO
CON

Simon Fraser Tolmie

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. TOLMIE:

I understood there were

complaints made in Alberta and other provinces because of animals having access to the empty sacks.

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LIB

William Richard Motherwell (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

Mr. MOTHERWELL:

There was one such case in Alberta.

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PRO

Robert Gardiner

Progressive

Mr. GARDINER:

Does the department

contribute to the cost of destroying these pests?

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LIB

William Richard Motherwell (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

Mr. MOTHERWELL:

No; the cost of

the. poison is paid on a fifty-fifty basis by the provincial government and the municipality. We supply the staff and assist in an advisory way. *

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Item agreed to. Progress reported. On motion of Mr. Robb the House adjourned at 10.45 p.m. Monday, May 31, 1926.


May 28, 1926