Livestock Traceability - Resources and Information
Australia’s livestock traceability system has the ability to track an animal from paddock to plate, recording the animal’s movements throughout its entire life.
The many benefits of effective traceability can be seen in individual business and industry as a whole – livestock can be easily linked to a property and an owner and it allows for the effective surveillance of endemic and exotic diseases.
Below are some useful livestock traceability resources and information:
NLIS and National Vendor Declarations
Stand By What You Sell
A Stand By What You Sell webinar was hosted by Integrity Systems Company (ICS) and presented with the Tasmanian Government, through the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE), and Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association. It covered:
changes to National Vendor Declarations (NVD)
how to start using the faster, easier new eNVD platform
accreditation and audits for Livestock Production Assurance (LPA)
transfers and reconciliations for the National Livestock Identification System (NLIS)
linking all your integrity accounts in one place using myMLA.
Australia's red meat integrity system
The video below, produced by Integrity Systems Company
, describes how the key programs in Australia's red meat integrity system (LPA, NLIS and LPA NVDs) link together to ensure producers can stand by what they sell.