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Livestock: Disease Control

Volume 485: debated on Monday 15 December 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what funding his Department has provided for research on farm animal diseases in each of the last five years. (241475)

The figures for DEFRA funding for research on farm animal diseases over the last five years are as follows:

£ million

2007-8

34.5

2006-7

35.1

2005-6

34.8

2006-5

35.6

2003-4

34.0

Figures taken from records held within the DEFRA Animal Health and Welfare Evidence Base Unit.