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Wednesday, 25 February 1942

Mr ABBOTT (NEW ENGLAND, NEW SOUTH WALES) - Statements have been published in the press that it is proposed at some time to evacuate 1,000,000 head of dairy cattle from coastal areas to inland districts in the eastern States. Will the Minister for Commerce say whether he has made arrangements to provide for the 192,000 tons of fodder that will be required to feed those beasts on their trek, and for the 260,000 gallons of petrol that will be needed to transport that fodder?

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