Davies, Robert
September 2008
Farmers Weekly;9/26/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Welsh Assembly government is working on plans to link compensation paid on bovine tuberculosis (TB) reactors to good biosecurity. Officials admit they are looking at options that encourage farmers to fulfil their responsibilities and comply with legal and best-practice requirements. New health checks would begin on October 1, 2008 and comparative skin tests would be carried out on all cattle over 42 days old over the following 15 months.


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