TB in cattle
Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is one of the most difficult animal health problems currently facing the farming industry in Great Britain. The Government is committed to tackling the disease, working in partnership with our stakeholders. This website gives more information on what measures the Government is taking to combat bTB and what further work is being carried out to better understand the disease.
31 December 2007 - Table valuations for compensation payable during January 2008 in England, for bovine TB, brucellosis, Enzootic Bovine Leukosis and BSE are now available..
14 December 2007 - Provisional TB statistics for Great Britain are now available for October 2007.
15 November 2007 - The Veterinary Laboratories Agency (VLA) has produced a report analysing the comparative field performance of tuberculins (164 KB) produced by VLA Weybridge and by Dutch manufacturer ID Lelystad between 1 January 2005 and 31 March 2007.
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January 4, 2008