Statistics update for the BVD Programme (compulsory phase)

 

Rolling Annual Prevalence Figures (animal level)


Retention data

Month

BVD Positives removed within 35 days

January 2018

63%

February 2018

71%

March 2018

66%

April 2018

67%

May 2018

62%

June 2018

60%

July 2018

62%

Aug 2018

62%


 

Herd level information (to 31/10/2018)

 

Total number of participating herds (31/10/2018)

19,468

BVD Positive animals currently alive in total cattle population

0.06%

Herd level prevalence (herds with initial positive or inconclusive results in previous 12 months, up to 31/10/2018)

~ 7.51%


Other Results

Annual Herd Prevalence PDF

 

Associated Programmes BVD Programme Johne's Disease Programme

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