27 June 2022
ATISN 16374 - Bovine TB Eradication plan
Thank you for your request which I received on 10 June 2022. You asked for:
- How many farms have been issued licences to kill badgers in 2022?
- For each of these farms, how many years is it expected that badger interventions will continue?
- Please supply copies of the farm action plans for each of the farms where badger interventions are continuing.
The information you requested is enclosed.
1.How many farms have been issued licences to kill badgers in 2022?
2.For each of these farms, how many years is it expected that badger interventions will continue?
One farm received its final round of operations this year to complete its exit strategy and will not receive any further years of operations.
The last remaining farm will be completed by June 2024.
3.Please supply copies of the farm action plans for each of the farms where badger interventions are continuing.
You will need to contact the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) to request this information.
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