Statement on strategy for eradication of bovine TB: 3 April 2014

Statement on strategy for eradication of bovine TB: 3 April 2014
03 April 2014

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Mr Owen Paterson, made a statement in the House of Commons on Thursday 3 April 2014, on the strategy for the eradication of bovine TB. Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Maria Eagle, responded on behalf of the Opposition.

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The strategy to achieve TB free status in England by 2038 was announced by Environment Secretary Owen Paterson on Thursday 3 April 2014.

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