Badger female at sett at dusk© David Tipling/REX/Shutterstock
Badger culling in England has now ended for 2017 across all 21 cull zones, as part of government efforts to curb bovine TB. A Defra spokesman said its farmer-led culling operation finished on 30 November, although the results will not be released until later this month. “The culls have finished in the intensive cull areas,” confirmed the spokesman. “The results of the culling operation will be published later in December – certainly before the end of this year.” See also: […]
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