Commentary

108 Regulations–identification, movement

AGRICULTURE vol 2(2)
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108 Regulations–identification, movement

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D: RULES ON IDENTIFICATION AND TRACEABILITY ON MOVEMENT

108 Regulations–identification, movement

Regulations on identification and traceability on movement (most of which are made under the Animal Health Act 1981) change regularly and should be checked with Defra at the time any agreement is to be entered into.

The rules on identification and traceability vary from animal to animal1. For instance, cattle are required to have an individual passport and double eartag, but sheep and goats only have to have a flock number and individual identification number, and at the moment need only be allocated this within nine months of

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