10 09 2015
MINISTER MUST REMOVE PRE-MOVEMENT TEST FOLLOWING NORTHERN IRELAND APPROVAL FOR BRUCELLOSIS-FREE STATUSAnimal Health
IFA’s Animal Health Chairman Bert Stewart said confirmation that Northern Ireland has achieved Brucellosis-free status from the EU Commission provides the basis for the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney to remove the pre-movement test from animals over 24 months of age.
09 07 2015
Reacting to the publication of residue monitoring results by the Department of Agriculture, IFA Animal Health Chairman Bert Stewart said the findings confirm the responsible use by farmers of veterinary medicines in the treatment of their animals.