May 29, 1931 (17th Parliament, 2nd Session)

CON

Robert Weir (Minister of Agriculture)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. WEIR (Melfort):

I was not doubting the hon. gentleman's statement at all, I was just comparing it with the information we have on the average monthly wholesale jobbing prices of creamery butter for Montreal and New York. The Department of Agriculture, dairy and cold storage branch, Ottawa, gives the prices of Canadian butter for January and February higher than for the New York market, but not for the next three months.

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