May 8, 1939 (18th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Mr. GARDINER: (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

1. Fiscal year, 1936-37, nil; fiscal year, 1937-38, nil; fiscal year, 1938-39, 358.607 lbs. or 3,586-07 cwt.
2. Yes, to packing companies cooperating in making experimental shipments of beef in fiscal year 1938-39.
3. The government paid the packing companies cooperating in the experiment, and who gave their services and facilities at cost, the difference between the cost of the beef, c.i.f. London, and the price realized on Smithfield market, London. England.
4. $23,636.87, in fiscal year 1938-39.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DRESSED BABY BEEF-EXPORTS TO ENGLAND
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