AHA members are waiting with ‘baited’ breath for the start of a new project dedicated to the development of formal industry-government aquatic animal disease response arrangements.
While Australia … Read more
A number of Exercise Odysseus activities were held in Canberra late last month as part of the national livestock standstill exercise program to enhance government and industry preparedness … Read more
Animal Health Australia’s (AHA) revamped Spotted anything unusual? campaign has been launched to remind producers to be on the lookout for symptoms of unusual or exotic livestock diseases that have the potential to devastate Australia’s livestock industry and impact human … Read more
Development of the Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines for Cattle and Sheep has concluded. If ministerial endorsement is received, the standards are intended to … Read more
Buying from a closed herd or flock is an excellent biosecurity practice that can greatly reduce the risk of introducing unwanted pests or diseases. However, there are important checks to undertake when purchasing from a closed flock … Read more
A recent survey of producers confirmed that veterinarians across the country play an active role in advising livestock producers about on-farm biosecurity and general farm management … Read more
A pilot project aimed at reducing the financial impacts of endemic diseases and other production conditions on farm and supply chain productivity in Australia begins this month.
The Sheep Pilot Livestock Production Conditions Project (LPCP) has been … Read more
After extensive consultation with our members and stakeholders, Animal Health Australia (AHA) has now published the new AUSVETPLAN resource document: Methods of destruction for poultry, zoo/pet birds and aviary species.
To be read in conjunction with the AUSVETPLAN Operational Procedures … Read more
The draft framework outlines all future legislative tools and powers NSW DPI will use to improve management of biosecurity … Read more
Animal Health Australia (AHA) will be representing Australia’s livestock industries at the 12th International Colloquium on Paratuberculosis (ICP) to held on 22 … Read more