The badger cull is a "complete distraction" from the real problems in the farming industry, according to working farmer Steve Jones.
"From 50,000 diary farms in the 1980, we're down to ten-and-a-half today, and that is the real real problem in the industry," he told Daybreak.
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Blind Date and Surprise Surprise star Cilla Black,72, has died, according to reports.
Jericho the lion, who it had been claimed was shot dead yesterday by poachers in Zimbabwe, is "alive and well", conservationists have said.