Results 1–20 of 2000 for bovine tb

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs: Animal Welfare: Port of Larne (29 Nov 2021)

Edwin Poots: ...If the Member believes that checking such goods, which pose no threat to the European Union's single market, would be a good use of a veterinarian's time, as opposed to dealing with issues such as bovine TB, Johne's disease and the many other issues that are looked after by the Department's vets, he should stand up and say that. I do not think that it is a good use of a veterinarian's time.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Vaccination (29 Nov 2021)

Jo Churchill: As set out in the Government response to Professor Sir Charles Godfray’s review of the Government’s strategy for achieving Officially Bovine Tuberculosis Free status for England, the next phase of the strategy focuses on developing a deployable cattle vaccine, wider rollout of badger vaccination and improvements to TB testing. Badger culling will not be halted immediately – as set out...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (24 Nov 2021)

Jo Churchill: Badger culling costs are published annually on Gov.uk and can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/bovine-tb-governm ent-badger-control-costs. Costs for the 2021 operations will be published in due course. A value for money analysis is published annually on Gov.uk and can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/bovine-tb-badger-...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (19 Nov 2021)

Mike Amesbury: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will take steps to expedite the transition from culling badgers to vaccinating cattle to reduce the spread of bovine TB; and what steps his Department is taking to ensure an evidence-based and scientifically-reliable approach to counteract the risk posed to cattle by bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Nature Conservation (1 Nov 2021)

Rebecca Pow: There are no current plans to publish an updated bovine TB policy in terms of epidemiological-led culling of wildlife or wildlife monitoring. Our response in March 2020 to Professor Sir Charles Godfray’s review of government’s bovine tuberculosis eradication strategy set out plans to evolve badger control policy with increased support for badger vaccination, following the wide-scale...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (28 Oct 2021)

Victoria Prentis: As set out in the Government response to Professor Sir Charles Godfray’s review of the Government’s strategy for achieving Officially Bovine Tuberculosis Free status for England, the next phase of the strategy focuses on developing a deployable cattle vaccine, wider rollout of badger vaccination and improvements to TB testing. Badger culling will not be halted immediately – as set out...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (25 Oct 2021)

Alex Sobel: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made for the implications of his policies on badger culling of its review of the government’s 25 Year Bovine TB Strategy.

Northern Ireland Assembly: Assembly Business: Public Petition: Stop the Badger Cull (5 Oct 2021)

John Blair: ...on the Business Committee for providing time during a busy schedule to allow me to present this petition. The petition, which received 10,529 signatures, opposes a badger cull as part of a bovine tuberculosis eradication strategy in Northern Ireland. In recent years, badger culls have been implemented in other jurisdictions on these islands, resulting in the loss of hundreds of thousands...

Back British Farming Day — [Caroline Nokes in the Chair] (15 Sep 2021)

Theo Clarke: ...I should also say I wholeheartedly support our dairy and red meat sector. From correspondence with constituents and talking to them at the Staffordshire county show in the summer, I appreciate that bovine TB remains a highly emotive topic. I urge the Minister to work with DEFRA to come up with a long-term solution that means the lives of many animals will be saved in years to come, and...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs: Badger Cull (14 Sep 2021)

Edwin Poots: ...MLAs. There is a lot of inaccurate information in it. Our Department spent five years on a test and vaccinate or remove (TVR) exercise. It tested and vaccinated badgers and removed those that had TB. A considerable veterinary scientific experience was developed through that exercise and, indeed, through other engagements that other parties have had in dealing with the issue. If we proceed...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Testing (6 Sep 2021)

Andrea Jenkyns: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what estimate she has made of the total percentage of bovine TB tests involving the use of tuberculin that have produced false positives.

Prime Minister: Engagements (21 Jul 2021)

Boris Johnson: I am always delighted to meet my hon. Friend. I listened to him and learned from him about bovine TB and badgers. We think that the badger cull has led to a reduction in the disease, but no one wants to continue, and I am sure that he does not, with the cull of a protected species—beautiful mammals— indefinitely, so it is a good thing that we are accelerating other elements of our...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (14 Jul 2021)

Rachael Maskell: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what progress his Department has made on vaccinating cattle against bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (13 Jul 2021)

Rachael Maskell: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what progress has been made on testing cattle for Bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (12 Jul 2021)

Rachael Maskell: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the impact of the badger cull on the spread of Bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (12 Jul 2021)

Rachael Maskell: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the need to increase biosecurity to stop the transmission of Bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (12 Jul 2021)

Rachael Maskell: ...for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether his Department has plans to apply experience gained in the management of covid-19 through the test, trace and isolate process to the management of bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Badgers and Cattle: Disease Control (28 Jun 2021)

Olivia Blake: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what plans he has to scale up cattle and badger vaccinations to help eradicate bovine TB.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Badgers: Disease Control (28 Jun 2021)

Rebecca Pow: Our bTB eradication strategy is founded in science. The cornerstone of our strategy is a policy of regular testing and removal of infected cattle from herds. We have incrementally introduced tougher restrictions on cattle movements from herds at risk of infection and more sensitive tests. We have introduced measures to encourage greater risk management and more information for cattle keepers,...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Budget (No. 2) Bill: Second Stage (8 Jun 2021)

Patsy McGlone: ...about the failure of the Budget to address the impact of Brexit on the available funding for agriculture and rural development. Some £15·3 million has been lost from the funding to support the bovine TB programme, and £34 million has been lost from the previously available funding for rural development. That rural development funding was crucial for the rural areas that many of us...


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.