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Synonyms for cull

to make a choice from a number of alternatives

to collect (something) bit by bit

Synonyms for cull

the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality

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remove something that has been rejected

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Gloucestershire has the minimum so any landholders pulling out would end culling.
The Government and farmers insist that culling of badgers is necessary as part of efforts to tackle TB in cattle, but anti-cull campaigners say it is cruel and ineffective and want the focus to be on other measures such as vaccinations.
Badger culling is a highly-emotive and possibly vote-winning issue following protests against it.
Reserve sites where culling happens: Callum Brae Nature Reserve, Goorooyarroo Nature Reserve and adjacent unleased territory land, Jerrabomberra Grassland West Nature Reserve, Kama Nature Reserve, Mount Painter Nature Reserve, Mulanggari Nature Reserve, Mulligans Flat Nature Reserve, as well as the Pinnacle Nature Reserve and adjacent unleased territory land.
Those against the cull say the PS1million spent on policing just the first six weeks of culling in Gloucestershire could have secured five years of volunteer-led badger vaccination over a similarly large area.
Prof Woodroffe said the PS1m spent on policing just the first six weeks of culling in Gloucestershire could have secured five years of volunteer-led badger vaccination over a similarly large area.
Meanwhile Northumberland and Durham wildlife trusts are calling for the Government to drop badger culling from its proposed strategy to tackle bovine TB in England.
Farmers and the Government insist culling of badgers, which can spread TB to cattle, is needed to stop spiralling rates of the disease in herds.
Culling is not the answer and sadly it is not only the badger which will pay the price of this mistake.
This is also despite the more than 8,500 petition signatures by members of the public in Wales who are against the culling of badgers.
Siliguri, Jan 6 (ANI): Health and veterinary workers at Siliguri in West Bengal continued culling of poultry birds after an outbreak of H5N1infection.
But pressure group Badger Trust Cymru today releases a report that claims that culling badgers has no impact on halting the spread of the disease among cattle.
Reports over the effectiveness of badger culling in cutting the incidence of TB in cattle have been at odds with each other.
She and her colleagues looked inside 10 100-kilometer-square culling zones where badgers had been removed, regardless of whether or not cattle were infected.