Foreign Policy School AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT - Tribune Online

A speech given in the House of Representatives on 12th April, 1961.

Mr. Speaker, Sir, at the outset, I would like to make two observations.

First of all, I notice that the Federal Government, in collaboration with the Regional Governments, is sending a trade mission to several parts of the World – China, Russia, United Kingdom, U.S.A. et cetera. This is in accordance with the suggestion made on more than one occasion by my colleagues and myself on the opposition bench. I hope, I sincerely hope, that those who are in charge of the detailed arrangements of this overseas mission which, judging from the size of its composition and the extent of the globe it plans to cover, is bound to…

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