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Badger Cull Debate

A protest is being organised by Nottingham animal rights activists against the proposed badger cull. Farmers and campaigners say it'll tackle disease in cattle - those against say it's unscientific and unethical.

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National Farmers Union say culling badgers is vital

The regional director of the National Farmer's Union John Murcer says research proves culling badgers reduces the spread of Bovine TB, a disease that has devastating effects on farmers.

Animal activists took to the streets of Nottingham today in protest against against the badger cull proposed by the government for this autumn.

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