B+LNZ supports proposed changes to NAIT

Proposed changes to the National Animal Identification and Tracing (NAIT) Act announced by Minister for Biosecurity Damien O’Connor are sensible says Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the organisation is looking forward to working with the Minister and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) on progressing the changes and improving NAIT.
Thursday, 18 April 2019

“Beef + Lamb New Zealand is pleased to see that the Ministry for Primary Industries listened to feedback from the consultation process and have proposed sensible changes to the NAIT scheme,” says B+LNZ’s Manager Technical Policy Dr Chris Houston.

“We’re looking forward to working with the Government and MPI on progressing and implementing these changes to improve NAIT”.

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For more information please contact Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Senior Communications Advisor Gwynn Compton on 027 838 6353.