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Country profileUnited Kingdom (Northern Ireland): Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Eradication Scheme Order (Northern Ireland) 2016 (S.R. No. 22 of 2016).

Date of text: 25 January 2016.
Type of text: Regulation

Available web site: www.opsi.gov.uk
Full text available (English): uk151567.pdf

This Order contains, in the Schedule a Scheme made by the Department for the purposes of reducing the incidence of bovine viral diarrhoea and keeping bovines, so far as is practicable, free from infection with the bovine viral diarrhoea virus. The Scheme contains various disease prevention and control measures carried out on bovine animals, such as restrictions on movement of bovines and sampling.

Descriptors (Livestock): animal health; pests/diseases; cattle; inspection; quarantine