National Animal Health Forum News

DISEASE REPORTS UPDATED SEPTEMBER 2020

The NAHF supports the frequent reporting of the disease status in areas. Please see here the RuVASA-DALRRD reporting system: Alternatively visit the RuVASA website: https://ruvasa.co.za/disease-report-2019/ Disease Reporting September 2020: Disease report...

ANIMAL HEALTH AND ECONOMICS-Foot-and-mouth disease, African swine fever, Antimicrobial resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza-SASVPM Event

ANIMAL HEALTH AND ECONOMICS Foot-and-mouth disease, African swine fever, Antimicrobial resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza ----------------------------------------------------------- Programme for the day (subject to change) 09:30 - Webinar Platform Introduction (Corné Engelbrecht, Savetcon) 09:35 - Welcome...

SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update-2020-10-16

SAPPO starts the #YesMrPresident initiative. See here the post: https://start.mysmartmail.co.za/t/ViewEmail/j/C0064AB5A39752012540EF23F30FEDED/A7D93C5F8CEC216481176E9AA71FFAE9 See here the SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update: SAPPO WEEKLY UPDATE-WEEK 38                    ...

PLAAS TV-16 October 2020

BROADCAST: 16 OCTOBER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5VGo6FngDSc BROADCAST: 14 OCTOBER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zHBWEIOiTQ BROADCAST: 16 SEPTEMBER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9Lwo85BghM In vandag se program, aan jou gebring deur Chemunique, fokus SwiNE Nutrition Management op sogeenhede op 'n varkplaas...

RPO Newsletter October 2020 Issue – 2020-10-02

See here the link to the RPO newsletter for October: English Afrikaans https://us6.campaign-archive.com/?e=&u=0ae75403c010eaa74fbd6724b&id=740ce289a7  

WORLD FOOD DAY | “Grow, Nourish, Sustain, Together. Our actions are our future” | 16 October 2020 |

WORLD FOOD DAY | “Grow, Nourish, Sustain, Together. Our actions are our future” | 16 October 2020 | SAVE THE DATE INVITATION TO ATTEND THE VIRTUAL 2020 WORLD FOOD DAY ON...

RuVASA Newsletter September 2020

See here RuVASA newsletter for September 2020: RuVASA Newsletter Link September 2020

VETEXPO AFRICA 2020 | 7-8 October

See here the link to the info and registration of the VET EXPO: https://www.terrapinn.com/exhibition/vet-expo-africa/index.stm Get ahead of the game and prepare for The Vet Expo Africa 2020 to save yourself...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies is 100% preventable!

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies is 100% preventable! The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD), the South African Veterinary Council (SAVC), The National Animal...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Animal Behavior

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Animal Behaviour Most people visualise a rabid animal as a foaming-at-the-mouth and an aggressive dog. However, unexplained paralysis and a change in behaviour...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies symptoms in humans

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies symptoms in humans Rabies causes fatal infection of the brain. The symptoms include increasing salivation, hallucinations, spasms and fear of water.  ...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Dr Vivien Essel

“It is important to first wash all wounds with soap and water for 15 minutes,” says Dr Vivien Essel, medical doctor, outbreak response unit at the division of Public Health...

Webinar-Market Access for Agricultural and Agro-Processed Products-30 September @ 11:00

Market Access for Agricultural and Agro-Processed Products "How do we crack the challenges associated with market access for agricultural and agro-processed products"   Date: 30 September 2020 Time: 11h00 to...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies is Preventable!

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies is Preventable!   If a disease is preventable by purely vaccinating animals, we should not be seeing people, especially the most vulnerable...

National Rabies Dialogue Session – Tuesday 29 September 2020 @ 11:00

National Rabies Dialogue Session “Rabies can be prevented through vaccination and collaboration ” Date: 29 September 2020 Time: 11h00 to 13h00 The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Animal Health Technicians and their role in Rabies prevention-Akanyang Ngakane (GDARD)

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Animal Health Technicians and their role in Rabies prevention-Akanyang Ngakane (GDARD) “Animal health technicians (AHTs) encourage pet owners, especially those situated in rural...

CPD accredited webinar-Strategies to Sustainably Improve Rabies Elimination-Boehringer Ingelheim-30 September @ 19:00

CPD accredited webinar-Rabies-Boehringer Ingelheim-30 September @ 19:00 Boehringer Ingelheim invites you to join Dr. Guillaume Convert in a CPD accredited webinar where he will share insights into various strategies available...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies found in wildlife and domestic species-Dr Jacqueline Weyer

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-Rabies found in wildlife and domestic species-Dr Jacqueline Weyer “We find rabies in wildlife and domestic species across the country,” says Dr Jacqueline...

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-All mammals are susceptible

World Rabies Day-28 September- Let’s raise awareness together-All mammals are susceptible Did you know that all mammals are susceptible to rabies and can transmit the rabies virus? The most common...

REDMEAT PRODUCERS ORGANISATION-Western Cape-Louis Wessels-Radio Interview

See here the recording from the RPO on the Radio Interview with Mr Louis Wessels-the chair of the Western Cape RPO and member of the WC AHF: RPO Western Cape-Louis...