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ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 4th MEETING 2006, SESSION 2  
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Environment and RURAL Development COMMITTEE
4th Meeting 2006, Session 2

CONVENER

*Sarah Boyack (Edinburgh Central) (Lab)

DEPUTY CONVENER

*Mr Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

*Mr Ted Brocklebank (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con)
*Rob Gibson (Highlands and Islands) (SNP)
*Richard Lochhead (North East Scotland) (SNP)
*Maureen Macmillan (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)
Mr Alasdair Morrison (Western Isles) (Lab)
*Nora Radcliffe (Gordon) (LD)
*Elaine Smith (Coatbridge and Chryston) (Lab)

COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTES

Alex Fergusson (Galloway and Upper Nithsdale) (Con)
Trish Godman (West Renfrewshire) (Lab)
Jim Mather (Highlands and Islands) (SNP)
Jeremy Purvis (Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale) (LD)
Eleanor Scott (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

*attended

THE FOLLOWING ALSO ATTENDED:

Mr Andrew Arbuckle (Mid Scotland and Fife) (LD)
Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

THE FOLLOWING GAVE EVIDENCE:

Kevin Bellamy (Milk Development Council)
John Cumming (Farmers for Action)
Alistair Donaldson (Scottish Association of Meat Wholesalers)
Martyn Evans (Scottish Consumer Council)
Wilma Finlay (Cream o'Galloway Dairy Company Ltd)
James Graham (Scottish Agricultural Organisation Society)
Kevin Hawkins (British Retail Consortium)
Sarah Mackie (Tesco plc)
Peter Nicholson (Robert Wiseman Dairies plc)
James Withers (NFU Scotland)

CLERK TO THE COMMITTEE

Mark Brough

SENIOR ASSISTANT CLERK

Katherine Wright

ASSISTANT CLERK

Neil Stewart

LOCATION

Committee Room 2