To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many farms in (a) England, (b) Cumbria and (c) Copeland have recorded cases of bovine tuberculosis over the last five years.
The number of individual new bovine TB herd breakdowns in England and Cumbria in each of the last five years is given in the following table. It is not possible to break the data down to a constituency level.
|Number of new bovine TB herd breakdowns|
|(1) 2005-07 figures are provisional and subject to change as more data becomes available. |
Animal Health database (Vetnet)