The two-year contract covers BCG vaccines for both adults and children, as well as the tuberculin tests
used to identify those who require vaccination.
Any cattle that are found to be positive reactors to the Tuberculin tests
are removed from the farms and slaughtered.
Department of Agriculture has been regulating testing cows for tuberculosis, some states do not require pasteurization but permit the sale of milk from cows periodically certified by a veterinarian to have negative tuberculin tests
findings and no evidence of disease.
IN ORDER to reduce the economic effects of movement restrictions on farmers, licensed movements of cattle that do not react to the tuberculin tests
from herds under TB movement restriction will be allowed in the following circumstances: # Direct to slaughter through a dedicated slaughter market; #To a finishing unit also under TB restrictions where the finished cattle will be sent direct to slaughter; # To slaughter via a collection centre; A fourth measure on the movement of animals to other farms under certain circumstances is still being developed and will be announced shortly.
Provision of vaccines (combined trivalent dtp adult, against Haemophilus influenzae type b) and tuberculin tests
for the General Council of Isere.
Multiple-puncture and Mantoux tuberculin tests
[ILLEGIBLE TEXT] comparative study.