always been critical to our co-operative and we are confident the robust
procedures we have in place for our staff and equipment will effectively manage
any risk of disease transmission.
Check out the key biosecurity measures our AB techs follow when
- we use a farm’s footbath, or our own, to clean our boots when we arrive on-farm
and before we leave.
sign – we enter your shed/facilities through a signed entry point.
It’s important farms have a signed
entry/exit point so all visitors enter the same way and have a safe walking
path through your shed/facilities.
- our gloves cover the shoulder and upper chest area and are worn by AB techs while
they’re inseminating cows so they have minimal exposure to the animal.
sheaths - the inseminator is covered by a single-use disposable sheath so
it doesn’t touch the cow. The sheaths are changed between every animal.
wipes - the inseminator is also wiped down with an isopropyl wipe between