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Biosecurity

New podcast: The importance of traceability

Introductions of pests and diseases onto farms can be devastating so it’s important farmers take steps to protect their business, their neighbours and others in the sector.
Tuesday, 22 October 2019

It’s vital farmers maintain complete and accurate records in NAIT, especially with the Mycoplasma bovis outbreak. NAIT is an essential tool for the speedy tracing of animals and ultimately for protecting everybody’s farms and the wider industry.

You can find out more about why traceability is key to on-farm biosecurity and disease management in a new podcast. Chris Houston, Manager Technical Policy at Beef + Lamb New Zealand, NAIT’s Kevin Forward and DairyNZ’s Liz Shackleton, discuss traceability in the first of a series on biosecurity.

Listen at https://ospri.podbean.com/e/why-traceability-is-vital-for-on-farm-biosecurity/