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Badger vaccines trialled

Farming minister David Heath has been visiting Gloucestershire today (23 July) to see badgers being vaccinated against TB. It is part of a five-year project to test the vaccines. The badger cull will still go ahead in the meantime.

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Full report: TB vaccines tested in Gloucestershire

The farming minister David Heath has been in Gloucestershire today to see badgers being vaccinated against TB. It's part of a 5 year project to test the effectiveness of the vaccines.

But he insisted that at this stage it cannot be a replacement for culling the animals.

Ken Goodwin reports:

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