National Animal Health Forum News

OBP Product Availability Report – 2020-01-23

The Onderstepoort Biological Products Facility has committed to inform the NAHF members on their product availability and general communication on a monthly basis. See here the reports and communication for...

DISEASE REPORTS UPDATED DECEMBER 2019

The NAHF supports the frequent reporting of the disease status in areas. Please see here the RuVASA-DAFF reporting system: Alternatively visit the RuVASA website: https://ruvasa.co.za/disease-report-2019/ Disease Reporting December 2019: Disease report...

SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update-2020-01-20

See here the SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update link: https://greenpepper.mysmartmail.co.za/t/ViewEmail/j/3D9C6C375F93DB772540EF23F30FEDED/F0F96138F90BD74205263A35EB2CBB57

Milk Producers Organisation Bulletin-2020-01-17

Milk Producers Organisation Bulletin: https://mailchi.mp/e84bdfd3030a/mpo-bulletin-17-januarie-2020?e=eb01d5f8d0

Could probiotic plasmid drink combat antibiotic resistance?-Nutra ingredients.com-2020-01-17

See here the article published in the Nutra ingredients.com website: https://www.nutraingredients.com/Article/2020/01/16/Could-probiotic-plasmid-drink-combat-antibiotic-resistance?utm_source=newsletter_daily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=16-Jan-2020&c=ivDxPHqz5ulNNGQ%2BWt06s%2BssG%2B88Zbj8&p2=

FMD-Dok Faffa Malan-Agriorbit: Grootplaas-2020-01-17

See here the conversations on FMD on Grootplaas-Dok Faffa Malan: https://www.agriorbit.com/bek-en-klouseer-jongste-verwikkelinge-onder-die-vergrootglas/

What comprises ICAR registration-ICAR.Org-2020-01-14

See here the specifications for ICAR compliance: https://www.icar.org/index.php/certifications/animal-identification-certifications/

Media statement-Progress on Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak in Molemole District 2020-01-14

After a recent meeting held through the FMD Technical Task Team decision was, as in the previous outbreak, to keep the public updated on the progress made during the outbreak....

DPSA – Vacancies in the Public Service-2020-01-13

See here vacancies for the DALRRD-Directorate Animal Health: http://www.dpsa.gov.za/dpsa2g/documents/vacancies/2020/01/a.pdf

FMD-Q & A -FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS-2020-01-07

Need more information on the recent outbreak of FMD-see them here: 2019-12-11 Frequently asked questions.general use

ASF Update 13 December 2019

Please find here the latest update on the African Swine Fever: 2019-12-13 South Africa ASF update 2019-11-29 South Africa ASF update 2019-11-04 South Africa ASF update 2019-09-30 South Africa ASF update...

AFMA-Media Release-2019-12-13

MEDIA RELEASE   12 December 2019   AFMA FORUM 2020 PROGRAMME RELEASED   The 10th AFMA Forum themed ‘Explore today for a better tomorrow’, which will be held at the...

Northern Cape Animal Health Forum CPD Event 2019-11-26-27

The NAHF together with the partnership with Afrivet hosted the Northern Cape Animal Health Forum CPD Event in Kimberly and Upington on Wednesday and Thursday 26-26 November. We had 50...

FMD-Press Release-RPO-2019-12-06

See here the press release from the Red Meat Producers Organisation (RPO): Press release Temporary ban on auctions Persverklaring Bek en Klouseer - November 2019 Press release FMD November 2019...

Reducing the need for antibiotics 25 Global actions-2019-11-29

Please see here the document containing the information on reducing the need for antibiotics_compressed (1) 25 Global actions: Reducing the need for antibiotics_compressed (1) 25 Global actions

FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE OUTBREAK-MOLEMOLE-FOLLOW UP REPORT-2019-11-28

On 1 November 2019, veterinary services were alerted to clinical signs suspicious for Foot-and-Mouth disease (FMD) in a herd of cattle on a farm in the Molemole local municipality of...

Government Gazette-Draft Brucellosis Policy Document-2019-11-21

Draft document - Bovine Brucellosis Control Policy Please see here the  : gg42839-2019-GOV_nn1464 Draft Document-Bovine Brucellosis Control Policy: https://www.daff.gov.za/vetweb/pamphlets&Information/Policy/Draft%20document%20-%20Bovine%20Brucellosis%20Control%20Policy,%20South%20Africa_V1_2019-04-01_for%20comment.pdf Please use the word document to indicate your comments: Comment format...

FMD Feedback-AgriSA-Dr Pieter Vervoort-2019-11-15

See here the link to the report back on behalf of AgriSA: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCtGCkF_o-s  

POSITIVE FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE RESULTS IN THE MOLEMOLE DISTRICT OF LIMPOPO -2019-11-06

Press Release FMD Molemole Media Release Immediate release 6 November 2019   POSITIVE FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE RESULTS IN THE MOLEMOLE DISTRICT OF LIMPOPO     On 1 November 2019, veterinary services...

Dok Faffa and Dewald Olivier-Identification and Traceability-2019-10-29

See here the Link from AgriOrbit on the interview with Dok Faffa and Dewald Olivier from the SA Feedlot Association on Livestock Identification and Traceability: https://www.agriorbit.com/wat-pootjie-die-sa-vleisbedryf/