Dr. Trudie Prinsloo has assisted the DAFF-NAHF Brucellosis Steering Committee in the Compilation of the Document on the Legal Aspects of Brucellosis as a controlled disease. See here the article written in both English and Afrikaans: Brucellose Legal Aspects Brucellose Wetgewing
Please see here the material for Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia: Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia – SA OIE Disease Information Sheet CBPP Tuberculosis Testing in Sheep and Goats Manual_signed_Nov2018
See here the recording of the Traceability discussion between Dr Pieter Vervoort and Lise Roberts with Radio Sonder Grense: Hoekom is naspeurbaarheid so belangrik in diereproduksie? We thank RSG, Agriorbit and Plaasmedia for the opportunity to get the message across to the public.
The DAFF Directorate Animal Health Disease Control recently published the document below: Tuberculosis Testing in Sheep and Goats Manual_signed_Nov2018 The TB Working Group has been working on it for quite a while and I just waited for it to be signed off before sharing. This is a working document and […]
See here the link to the DAFF Website for the updated list of the DAFF Accredited Laboratories: https://www.daff.gov.za/daffweb3/Branches/Agricultural-Production-Health-Food-Safety/Animal-Health/Epidemiology See here the link to the SANAS website for the SANAS Accredited Laboratories: Directory of Accredited Facilities Ermelo, Vryburg, Stellenbosch, Allerton, Potch and OVI laboratories can all test for […]
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: http://ruvasa.co.za/disease-reporting/ Here is the monthly disease reporting form: form-Monthly-disease-report-form-2017-1 Disease Reporting October 2018: Monthly disease report October 2018 -Summary Maps of disease reports October 2018 Disease […]
See here the articles from Willem Lombard on Biosecurity: vp_fbiz_v4_n7_a4 vp_veep_v9_n7_a4 We thank Plaasmedia, Farmbiz and the University of the Freestate for supplying the articles to be placed on the NAHF Website.
See here our Managing Director Dr Pieter Vervoort and Mr Dave Ford from the RMIF talking about Animal Identification and Traceability and the way forward on Grootplaas: https://www.agriorbit.com/naspeurbaarheid-begin-by-veeboer/ We once again thank Yolande and her team from Plaasmedia for getting the message out to the public. See here the website […]
See here the new Brucellosis Posters from the Brucellosis Working Group: ENGLISH A dozen things you must know about bovine brucellosis ENGLISH 5 CORE FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT BRUCELLOSIS Bovine Brucelosis Bovine Brucellosis risk
See here the previous interview on Identification and Traceability held with Dr Pieter Vervoort and RSG Landbou on the 27th of June at the Northern Cape RPO Congress: