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Information on the old Defra website currently covers the following:

  • Health and welfare
    General health and welfare guidance covering on-farm welfare, transport, markets and slaughter. For detailed information on specific cattle diseases including BSE, foot and mouth and bovine Tuberculoisis see animal health and welfare section.
  • Cattle ID and movements
    Provides information and guidance on the requirements for animal identification, notification of movements and requirements for standstill periods .
  • Milk and milk products
    Milk and milk products are covered separately within the food and drinks sector of the site.

Page last modified: 29 October 2010