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The Labour Party has written to Defra to demand answers over its decision to widen the badger cull in England this year. In an open letter, Shadow Defra Minister David Drew says he is surprised that the government decided to expand the cull to 11 new zones this autumn, which could see up to 33,000 badgers killed. Mr Drew, Labour MP for Stroud, accuses Defra of having done so “without any consultation or statement providing the rationale for such a […]
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