Register your cattle or deer herd now with OSPRI's TBfree programme.
OSPRI helps protect and enhance the reputation of New Zealand's primary industries through the NAIT and TBfree programmes.
OSPRI's NAIT programme links people, property and livestock. Click here to learn more.
Amendments to the National Pest Management Plan to target the eradication of bovine tuberculosis have been formally ratified by the Government.
Government funding for the ongoing plan to eradicate bovine tuberculosis has been approved by Minister for Primary Industries, Hon Nathan Guy. As part of an industry and Government partnership the Crown has committed $69.8m spread over the next four years (on top of $30.2m already contributed). The remaining funding for the TB Plan of $150m spread over the same period is provided by the beef, dairy, deer and livestock exporting industries.
Sharemilkers and dairy herd owners have plenty to think about at the moment, and with Gypsy Day fast approaching OSPRI’s here to help get you sorted for NAIT and TBfree.
This document (PDF format) demonstrates the correct way to fill in your Animal Status Declaration (ASD) form.
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