Tuberculosis

These information sheets are provided for your interest. They should not replace veterinary advice from your veterinary surgeon.

Whilst every effort is taken to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information provided, your specific circumstances must be discussed before advice can be given.

As part of its advice to farmers regarding bovine TB control measures, DEFRA has released a series of videos about badgers and bovine TB. It is from quite a sensible and unbiased viewpoint, with some useful pointers for practical changes that can be made to protect your herd from contact with badgers.

Links:

Part 1 - Bovine TB and biosecurity - Introduction

Part 2 - Bovine TB and biosecurity - Identifying badger activity

Part 3 - Bovine TB and biosecurity - Biosecurity at pasture

Part 4 - Bovine TB and biosecurity - Biosecurity in buildings 1

Part 5 - Bovine TB and biosecurity - Biosecurity in buildings 2

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