Badger Action News

Despite widespread opposition from both scientists and the general public, the fourth year of the badger cull saw seven new licenses issued in August 2016. Ten areas were licensed for culling, with Herefordshire, Cornwall and Devon added to Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset.

In order to effectively oppose the cull it is necessary to understand the organisations, individuals, motivations and politics driving the cull. See our report about what’s going on  inside the cull zones.

Take Action

Ways you can take action include:

  • Boycott - we list several active boycotts . Do you think there are better targets? Let us know.
  • Protest - find groups that are running non-violent direct actions.
  • Petition - links to sign the active petitions against the cull.
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  • Photo: More herds found with rampant TB infections

    More herds found with rampant TB infections

    The Times reported in early November that more herds of cattle were being found with rampant levels of TB. A new test, pioneered by researchers at Nottingham University, has proven to be more accurate in detecting the disease. Results from these test showed that one farmer had 30 infected cows. However when the government’s standard […]

  • Photo: Vet Slams Naive Farmers for TB Complacency

    Vet Slams Naive Farmers for TB Complacency

    New bTB test expose flaws

  • Photo: No Badger Cull in Northern Ireland

    No Badger Cull in Northern Ireland

    Stormont agricultural officials insisted that there will not be a badger cull in Northern Ireland. Instead, the Department for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs said it was committed to tackling TB through vaccination. This statement comes after wildlife campaigners accused Stormont officials of planning to introduce a badger cull to Northern Ireland. In a statement, […]

  • Photo: Brian May Auctioning Guitars to Raise Money for Badger Charity

    Brian May Auctioning Guitars to Raise Money for Badger Charity

    Brian May signed guitars up for charity auction to help protect badgers

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