June 2020 edition
Traceability - the benchmark for disease management
Head of NAIT Kevin Forward says lifetime animal traceability will underpin New Zealand agriculture’s sustainability. Read more
Rules change for transportation of animals
From June 14, ASD forms will have a new livestock transporter declaration section at the bottom of the page. Your transporter may choose not to move your animals without this declaration confirming all animals are tagged and registered.
Join your local OSPRI committee
Are you passionate about the value of disease management and animal traceability? The OSPRI Committees’ AGM season swings into action during June, if you would like to get involved or find out more click here
Are you paying the correct slaughter levy?
Rearing calves to finish as beef animals? Remember to change the animal production type from ‘Dairy’ to ‘Beef’ in NAIT as Bay of Plenty farmer Rick Powdrell demonstrates in this short video
Final check for Moving Day
OSPRI Extension Manager Danny Templeman provides some NAIT tips and advice for moving day farmers in an NZME interview.