How to Comply with the Scrapie Eradication Program

GET YOUR SCRAPIE FLOCK ID PREMISE NUMBER AND

if you are new to the Program you can receive a limited number of free PLASTIC SCRAPIE TAGS
CALL 866-USDA-TAG
(866-873-2824) to get names of vendors of official tags and/or request a flock/premise ID

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SCRAPIE/Q FEVER EDUCATION SUB-GRANT PROGRAM

The American Goat Federation (AGF) offers individual grants to organizations willing to provide information to goat producers about two subjects:

  1. tne Mandatory National Scrapie Eradication Program, and
  2. the threat of Q Fever.

These grants are made possible through a cooperative agreement with the United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Veterinary Services (USDA/APHIS/VS). Any goat organization that shows it will reach a large number of producers and goat owners is welcome to apply for a grant and submit a plan on how they will execute the program. Applications are accepted each Fall beginning in November and successful applicants are notified following the AGF Annual Meeting at the end of January. Announcement of the Program rea made on the AGF Website, Facebook Page, Newsletter, and in goat related publications willing to publicize the program.

More Information and an Application Form:

2017 USDA-APHIS Update on Scrapie