Badger Cull Ruling

The High Court rules on the legality of allowing farmers and landowners to cull thousands of badgers to tackle tuberculosis in cattle

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Decision expected on badger culling trials

A decision will made today at the Royal Courts of Justice on two proposed badger culling trials in Somerset and Gloucestershire.

Badger culling trials are due to start later this year Credit: ITV West Country

The Badger Trust challenged DEFRA on the trials which are due to start later this summer. The culls are being proposed as a method of stopping the spread of TB.

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