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Badger culling is set to be rolled out more widely across England this autumn as the government steps up its efforts to tackle bovine TB. Farmers Weekly asked Gloucestershire beef farmer David Barton and Badger Trust chief executive Dominic Dyer to put their arguments for and against. Both men penned a number of letters on the subject detailing their respective views on badger culling, bovine TB and the science behind Defra’s policy. Below Farmers Weekly presents their exchange in full.  See […]