Provincial AHF


Initiative for Addressing AMR in the Environment-2018-12-12

RuVASA has shared the below documents for the information of the NAHF: Initiative for Addressing AMR in the Environment-Executive Summary: antimicrobial-resistance-environment-summary Initiative for Addressing AMR in the Environment-Current Situation and Challenges: antimicrobial-resistance-environment-report


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


FMD Awareness Material for Distribution-2018-12-10

See here the FMD awareness material distributed by DAFF: FMD pamphlet (colour) FOOT_AND_MOUTH_DISEASE Foot-and-mouth disease – SA OIE – Foot and mouth disease Disease Information Summary South Africa has an officially recognised OIE Free Zone for foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) South Africa has to reapply annually for reconfirmation of our free […]


How to Become a Antibiotic Guardian-2018-12-03

See here the Digital Brochure: Antibiotic Guardian South Africa – Digital Brochure 2018 Final: See here the questionnaire and special website on how to become a Antibiotic Guardian: http://antibioticguardian.com/share-south-africa/ See here the testimonial from Vanessa Carter on resistant antibiotics that changed her life: A patient perspective about Antibiotic Resistance Mission […]


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 […]