It isn’t just animal rights activists who seek to stop a massive extermination of British badgers. Science advisors including Lord Krebs argue that eradicating wildlife simply won’t solve the growing bovine TB problem in England and Wales.
Some experts pointed to modern animal husbandry methods: Agribusiness dairy cows are mechanically reared for optimum profit in very close quarters and spread illness among each other.
Still it’s down to last-ditch efforts to stop the slaughter of wildlife. Click here for more information.