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Shropshire farmer Roger Evans questions the transmission of bTB on working farms and the precautions in place to prevent outbreaks.

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The announcement of a regionalised approach to eliminating bTB in Wales has been welcomed by the British Veterinary Association.

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The BVA is to “carefully consider” a study that casts doubt about the extent to which badgers cause bTB in cattle.

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Farmers signed up to the scheme could market their animals as being at lower risk of contracting or passing on the disease, says Cattle Health Certification Standards.

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A series of regional workshops have been set up to help official veterinarians (OVs) explore key issues to help farms remain free from bovine TB.

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Defra has confirmed seven additional licences for badger control measures covering parts of Herefordshire, Gloucestershire, Cornwall, Devon and Dorset, with operations underway.

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