Biosecurity


Brucellosis-Legal Aspects Document-2018-12-11

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


Tuberculosis Testing in Sheep and Goats-2018-11-29

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 […]


DAFF-SANAS ACCREDITED LABORATORIES-2018-11-29

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 […]


Brucella Jan-Jun2017

DISEASE REPORTS UPDATED-OCTOBER 2018

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 […]


LITS SA-Dr Pieter Vervoort and Mr Dave Ford-Grootplaas-2018-10-19

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 […]


NEW BRUCELLOSIS POSTERS-2018-10-23

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