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NAIT legislation changes
11 December 2019
The NAIT Amendment Bill (No 2) has been passed by Parliament with most changes to be phased in next year. There are, however, some changes set to take immediate effect.
6 December 2019
This month we review the year from a farmgate perspective. There's an update on the Hawke's Bay TB response and Dairy NZ's Biosecurity Manager discusses the value of traceability
OSPRI year in focus
5 December 2019
As 2019 draws to a close, OSPRI Mid-North Island Committee chair Chris Irons provides a farmgate perspective on OSPRI’s activities.
Nourishing calves with NAIT
26 November 2019
NAIT system upgrade - new email notification for PICAs
22 November 2019
We have recently made an important change to the NAIT system. From 24 November people in charge of animals (PICAs) will receive an email notification when an animal is removed from their NAIT account.
Investigation underway after Kākā deaths
15 November 2019
Dunedin’s Ōrokonui Ecosanctuary has reported that two kākā have been found dead locally this week and initial autopsies indicate that the birds were poisoned by an anticoagulant toxin.
8 November 2019
Check out the key activities related to traceability and disease management this past year in the OSPRI Annual Report. OSPRI launches its first ever podcast with Kevin Forward (Head of NAIT) joined by leaders from DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ.
The value of animal traceability - podcast
4 November 2019
In a recent podcast, OSPRI and industry partners get together to discuss the importance of disease management and traceability for biosecurity.
Closer ties between farmers strengthens traceability
1 November 2019
Better communication between dairy and beef farmers can help strengthen animal traceability and disease management.
Drystock farmer is NAIT smart about bulls management
23 October 2019
Farmers trading service bulls privately should ensure the animal is registered in NAIT and the vendor has recorded a sending movement before buying, says Northland beef farmer Roger Ludbrook.