Trevor Shiell

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Camels deserve better. So does the world.

Jul 27, 2009 | 11 Comments

By TREVOR SHIELL Culling is a strange description of research. Experience tells me that up to 40% of commonwealth grants of this type are consumed in treasury and administration fees. This will leave an effective $13-14 million, at best which equates to about 280000 animals at $50 per head – and that is lower than some estimates of cost, and a 1982 figure. I would like to see more of this money directed towards a camel specific research facility here to centralise all the individual state ...Read more