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Research Fellowship to Provide Research Analysis and Advice on Evaluating and Informing Bovine TB Policies Which Involve the Provision of Tailored Advice to Farmers

Institutions
Royal Agricultural University
Start date
2014
End date
2015
Objective

The principle aim of this fellowship will be to improve Defra's evidence on how to maximise the effectiveness of bTB biosecurity and farm management advice to farmers. The objective will be to: to deliver a process evaluation of the TB persistent herds policy; identify factors or ways of working which impact on the effectiveness of providing tailored advice to farmers; to qualitatively consider the factors which impact on farmers' likelihood of listening to and acting on advice provided.

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The principle aim of this fellowship will be to improve Defra's evidence on how to maximise the effectiveness of bTB biosecurity and farm management advice to farmers. The objective will be to: to deliver a process evaluation of the TB persistent herds policy; identify factors or ways of working which impact on the effectiveness of providing tailored advice to farmers; to qualitatively consider the factors which impact on farmers' likelihood of listening to and acting on advice provided.

Funding Source
Dept. for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Project source
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Project number
SE4012
Categories
Policy and Planning
Food Defense and Integrity