HL Deb 06 May 1999 vol 600 c101WA
Lord Hardy of Wath

asked Her Majesty's Government:

What are the next areas randomised badger culling trial. [HL2343]

The Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (Lord Donoughue)

Using the criteria set out in their report of last July, the Independent Scientific Group on Cattle TB has now identified the fourth triplet of trial areas. It is located in East Herefordshire, and work will begin there shortly.