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OJD Vaccination: What you should know

Posted by Bestprac on Dec 04 2012

Accurate information about ovine Johne’s disease (OJD) for producers

Vaccinating sheep with Gudair® is a key tool in the fight to control the spread of ovine Johne’s disease (OJD), in Australia, but it is not a silver bullet.

Effective prevention and control of OJD requires a multi-pronged approach of vaccination, abattoir monitoring/testing, purchasing and selling sheep with high levels of assurance and using the national Sheep Health Statement as a risk assessment tool.

Download “OJD Vaccination - What you should know” fact sheet here

Last changed: Dec 05 2012



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