Bovine Tuberculosis

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 26th May 2016.

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Photo of Kerry McCarthy Kerry McCarthy Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what her plans are for assessing the effect of badger culling on the spread of bovine TB among cattle; and who she plans to undertake that assessment.

Photo of George Eustice George Eustice The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

The Animal and Plant Health Agency continues to assess the incidence of bovine tuberculosis in cattle in areas where badger control is licensed.

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