Food Security

Brucella Jan-Jun2017


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: Here is the monthly disease reporting form: form-Monthly-disease-report-form-2017-1 The biggest challenges has been: Wireworm and especially resistant strains. Blue ticks and resistant blue ticks Sheep […]


See here the link to the DAFF Website for the updated list of the DAFF Accredited Laboratories: See here the link to the SANAS website for the SANAS Accredited Laboratories: Directory of Accredited Facilities

OBP Product Availability Report – 2018-02-01

The Onderstepoort Biological Products Facility has committed to inform the NAHF members on their product availability on a monthly basis. See here the report for February: Product availability Feb 2018 We thank OBP for their commitment in strengthening the communication with stakeholders. See here the availability of Bluetongue communication: SKMBT_36318020814470

Antibiotic Use in Food Producing Animals-2017-12-21

See here the online article of the meta-analysis of restricting the use of antibiotic use in food animals and its impact on ABR in food animals and humans supplied by Hailey Eagar from Boeringer Ingelheim and the Association for Veterinary Consultants.