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AUSVETPLAN biosecurity winner

AUSVETPLAN winner at 2016 Australian Biosecurity Awards. The Australian Veterinary Emergency Plan (AUSVETPLAN) Technical Review Group (TRG) received a prestigious Department of Agriculture and Water Resources Australian Biosecurity Award. This award recognises the outstanding contribution the TRG - a group of technical experts representing the Commonwealth and state and territory agriculture departments, and the Australian…
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AusScan advances animal nutrition

AusScan calibrations have been one of the most valuable technological advancements in animal nutrition in the past 30 years, according to leading South Australian animal nutritionist Tony Edwards of ACE Consulting. Mr Edwards addressed an AusScan near infrared reflectance (NIR) workshop for Australian nutritionists and feed-mill technicians, which aimed to: Improve industry's knowledge and understanding…
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Producer interest front and centre in national approach to managing BJD

The interests of Australian cattle producers have driven the development of the Bovine Johne’s Disease (BJD) Framework document. The Framework outlines a fresh approach to the management of the endemic disease and is the result of 12 months of consultation and evaluation of existing practices, led by Animal Health Australia (AHA) on behalf of industry.…
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