A badger in a cage is vaccinated© FLPA/John Hawkins/REX-Shutterstock
Defra is inviting applications from organisations for TB badger vaccination programmes in counties on the edge of the disease. The government department announced on Monday (11 September) it had relaunched its Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme (BEVS), which had been suspended due to a global shortage of the BCG vaccine. Vaccination programmes are being invited to apply for a share of £700,000 over four years, for 50% of the programme costs for projects due to start in spring 2018.  See also: Badger […]
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