FOI release

Cage traps used for badger culls

During the pilot cull who were the cages purchased by.


Response to EIRs request for information about cage traps used for badger culls.

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Cages EIRs: confirmation that all cages used in both pilot culls (including the extended periods) were purchased by Defra; or if any cages were purchased by the NFU or culling companies and, if so, were the costs reimbursed by Defra and what these costs were.

Published 12 August 2014