National Animal Health Forum News

PLAAS TV-1 June 2020

SEE HERE THE FIRST BROADCAST FROM PLAAS TV: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8UyKudlhB1OzbEcSRO1S3A ALSO VISIT THE AGRIORBIT WEBSITE HERE TO SEE THE AGRI ON AIR: https://www.agriorbit.com/  

WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY-WEBINAR INVITATION-2 JUNE 2020

The Department of Health, Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Developments and the National Regulator for Compulsory Specification, as Competent Authorities responsible for Food Safety and Control, have in...

WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY-INFO-7 JUNE 2020

SEE HERE THE LINK FOR REGISTRATION:  https://s.surveyplanet.com/CKFU5_IK1 SEE HERE THE LINK TO THE WHO INFO TALK: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=2UNnE3bvFuU SEE HERE CAMPAIGN INFO PACKS: campaign-guide-en wfsd-virtual-event-guide wsfd-2020-en WFSD Programme FINAL3 with LINKS...

MEDIA STATEMENT-ASF-2020-05-29

Media Statement 29 May 2020 AFRICAN SWINE FEVER UPDATE   Following the first ever case of African swine fever (ASF) in the Eastern Cape, the veterinary services have been conducting...

SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update-2020-05-29

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 link: SAPPO WEEKLY UPDATE-WEEK 20              

ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON SOUTH AFRICA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC-UNION BUILDINGS, TSHWANE-24 MAY 2020

ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON SOUTH AFRICA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC-UNION BUILDINGS, TSHWANE-24 MAY 2020 Fellow compatriots, Ri perile, Dumelang, Sanibonani, Molweni, Ndi madekwana, Gooie naand, Good evening....

MEDIA STATEMENT-JOINT MEETING OF SADC MINISTERS RESPONSIBLE FOR AGRICULTURE, FOOD SECURITY AND AQUACULTURE-22 May 2020

MEDIA STATEMENT 22 May 2020   JOINT MEETING OF SADC MINISTERS RESPONSIBLE FOR AGRICULTURE, FOOD SECURITY AND AQUACULTURE   Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms Thoko Didiza...

MEDIA STATEMENT-MINISTER DIDIZA WELCOMES DONATIONS OF FOOD PARCELS, SANITIZERS AND MASKS BY COMMODITY GROUPS AND THE PRIVATE SECTOR-22 May 2020

Media Statement 22 May 2020   MINISTER DIDIZA WELCOMES DONATIONS OF FOOD PARCELS, SANITIZERS AND MASKS BY COMMODITY GROUPS AND THE PRIVATE SECTOR   The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform...

ASF Update 22 May 2020

Please find here the latest update on the African Swine Fever: ASF update 2020-05-19 2020-03-26 ASF outbreak and surveillance update report 2019-12-13 South Africa ASF update 2019-11-29 South Africa ASF update...

DISEASE REPORTS UPDATED APRIL 2020

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 April 2020: Disease report...

GAZETTE NOTICE-Department of Environment Forestry and Fisheries-Call for information to the advisory committee appointed to review existing policies and legislation-18 May 2020

A GENERAL NOTICE CALLING FOR SUBMISSIONS, SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION, SOCIO-ECONOMIC INFORMATION OR ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION TO THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE (HIGH-LEVEL PANEL) APPOINTED TO REVIEW EXISTING POLICIES, LEGISLATION AND PRACTICES RELATING...

Media Statement-MINISTER DIDIZA ANNOUNCES THE OUTCOME OF THE COVID-19 AGRICULTURAL DISASTER FUND APPLICATION PROCESS-17 May 2020

https://citizen.co.za/business/business-news/2286241/didiza-says-more-than-15000-small-scale-farmers-have-been-approved-for-covid-relief/ Media Statement 17 May 2020   MINISTER DIDIZA ANNOUNCES THE OUTCOME OF THE COVID-19 AGRICULTURAL DISASTER FUND APPLICATION PROCESS   The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development,...

RuVASA Newsletter May 2020

See here RuVASA newsletter for May 2020: RuVASA May 2020

COVID-19: SAVA position statement on Animal Welfare in Lockdown-2020-05-14

COVID-19: SAVA position statement on Animal Welfare in Lockdown: Please find here the SAVA position statement: Animal_Care_Press_Statement The National Animal Health Forum fully supports this position statement and welcomes cooperation...

African News Agency-Department of agriculture making “good progress” in foot-and-mouth disease probe-2020-05-14

See here the article published African News Agency: https://www.africannewsagency.com/general/Department-of-agriculture-making-good-progress-in-foot-and-mouth-disease-probe-25029171 Department of agriculture making “good progress” in foot-and-mouth disease probe   Source : General Jonisayi Maromo | 12 May 2020 19:47...

DALRRD-Call for Public Comment-Meat Safety Act (No.40 of 2000)-2020-05-14

DALRRD-Call for Public Comment-Meat Safety Act (No.40 of 2000) The Minister of DALRRD calls the public to submit written comment on Schedule 1, as provided for in section 1(2) of...

Media statement – Update on FMD status in Limpopo-2020-05-12

Please find here the Media Statement on the Update of the FMD status in Limpopo: Media statement - Update on FMD status in Limpopo

SAPPO-African Swine Fever Update-2020-05-12

SAPPO has circulated valuable information on the recent outbreak of ASF in the Eastern Cape. Please find here the ASF updates: SAPPO-ASF-UPDATE 1 SAPPO-ASF-UPDATE 2  

GUIDELINES FOR REGULATORY VETERINARY SERVICES DURING THE DIFFERENT LEVELS OF COVID-19 LOCKDOWN-2020-05-08

SEE HERE THE GUIDELINES FOR REGULATORY VETERINARY SERVICES DURING THE DIFFERENT LEVELS OF COVID-19 LOCKDOWN FROM DALRRD DIRECTORATE ANIMAL HEALTH: GUIDELINES FOR REGULATORY VETERINARY SERVICES DURING THE DIFFERENT LEVELS OF...