BVD is an insidious and complex disease that presents specific management challenges to producers and veterinarians. In New Zealand management of BVD is voluntary and so any framework provided must reduce as many barriers to uptake as possible.
Our aim is to provide a BVD surveillance and testing protocol for vets to implement and work through with farmers which will facilitate the eradication of BVD on New Zealand dairy farms whilst offering the most efficient and economical solution for farmers.
BVD BioSecurity quick tips
If you are satisfied there are no PI’s in the herd it is important to implement biosecurity measures.