Targeted badger culls could be introduced in Wales

Targeted badger culls could be introduced in Wales
 

Targeted badgers culls are being considered as the Welsh Government ramps up its bovine TB eradication programme in Wales.
Rural affairs minister Lesley Griffiths has ruled out any repeat of the “England-style” culls with farmers free shooting infected and healthy badgers themselves.
Instead, if culls do take place, badgers are likely to be cage-trapped and humanely killed if found to be infected, she said.
Under a “refreshed” approach to tackling the deadly disease, details of which were put out to consultation today, Wales will be divided into Low, Intermediate and High TB Areas, spread... read more

 
18 October 2016 in Regional North West , Views: 48
Source: Daily Post
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