TITLE

What you think of DEFRA's decision

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Isabel
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/11/2008, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents several views on the decision of Great Britain's Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) to remove the badger cull. According to Jilly Greed, Vice-chairman for the National Beef Association, the government has abandoned cattle and wildlife politically and morally. Farmers For Action chairman David Handley claims that family farmers have reached a point where lack of action by the government is now causing tuberculosis (TB)-infected badgers in out-of-control hot spot areas extreme suffering,
ACCESSION #
33199565

 

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