Bovine TB

  • Surveillance cameras used to combat bovine TB

    Infrared surveillance cameras monitoring badger visits to cattle farms are to be used in a new study to determine the risk faced by individual farms of badgers entering buildings. Defra has announced that cameras will be installed at 75 volunteer farms across South West England and over a four week period will count the number of badger visits. The study will also determine what factors encourage badgers to visit farm buildings regularly. Badger visits to farm buildings ...

    Posted at April 5, 2013 | By : | Categories : Farming,News | Comments Off on Surveillance cameras used to combat bovine TB