Planned badger cull is delayed

The Government has confirmed it is to delay two badger cull pilot schemes to tackle TB in cattle until next summer, claiming it is at the request of the National Farmer's Union.

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Badger culls to be delayed until next summer

Two pilot badger culls in the south west of England to tackle tuberculosis in cattle are to be delayed until next summer, the Environment Secretary Owen Paterson has said.

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