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Bovine TB
Fourth year of badger vaccination project starts in Wales

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THE fourth year of badger vaccination within the Intensive Action Area (IAA) in west Wales is under way, Rebecca Evans, the deputy minister for farming and food in Wales, announced on May 28.

The five-year vaccination project is part of the Welsh Government's wider programme to eradicate bovine TB from cattle in Wales. In the first three years of the project, more than 4000 doses of vaccine have been administered. The vaccination work is undertaken in cycles, most of which last for four weeks. The Welsh Government …

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