Archive for March, 2012

Cattle vaccination against bovine TB and associated DIVA test

Defra have provided the following information extracted from Freedom of Information Requests and other Correspondence which indicates that a cattle vaccine is closer to deployment than the Government would have us think.

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Welsh Government Announce Badger Vaccination Programme

Wonderful news – John Griffiths, Minister for Environment and Sustainable Development announced this afternoon:-
“After careful consideration I have decide to pursue a badger vaccination programme…..I have asked my Chief Veterinary Officer to design the project to begin in the Intensive Action Area this summer and continue for five years.

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