Browsing Posts in NAIS

ABA Chairman Brad Bellinger said today, “I am most concerned over recent trade data that shows that the USA without a National Livestock Identification Systems (NLIS) is gaining market share in both Japan and the EU compared to the beef exports for Australia.” Mr Bellinger continued, “The volume of US beef being sent to Japan […]

Well, enforcement is always the next step with government regulation.  Here is an article from Australia: Crackdown begins on saleyard compliance 12 Apr, 2011 09:14 AM A STATEWIDE operation targeting sheep and goat sales is being launched this week to crackdown on identification and tracing compliance, NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) Director Agricultural […]

USDA wanting to end Fire Branding as means of ID We should have known this would happen! Now USDA is planning to de list the hot-iron brand from the list of “official animal identification devices.” As all cattle producers know, the hot iron ID and holding brand system is the basis of historic permanent ID. […]

Editor’s Note: Abu Dhabi, the center of the United Arab Emirates, like all other countries is drinking the koolaid about animal ID from the World Ogranisation of Animal Health (OIE). They are told to ID every animal or they can not export — else all livestock value will be ended. Abu Dhabi, unlike the USA […]

Note: This interview with attorney Judith McGeary by Alex Jones was aired just before the HR2751 hit the fan. The concern is real. The interview is an educational necessity. All who want and respect clean farm raised food — listen up!! Killing Off the Small Farm: Alex Jones Talks with Judith McGeary 1/3 Alex also […]

The Hidden Agenda of the Tester-Hagan Amendment: Hint, It Has to Do with NAIS (Remember That?) Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 12:53PM The Tester-Hagan Amendment was supposed to be the savior of S510, giving smaller producers an exemption from the worst requirements of the so-called food safety legislation. Now, it turns out, the amendment may be […]

NATURAL SOLUTIONS FOUNDATION Your Global Voice of Health & Food Freedom™ Health Freedom USA is pleased to re-post this article by Ms. Hannes which was originally circulated by our friends at NAIS … NAIS is the National Animal Identification System which wants to “chip” all farm animals, “voluntarily” — and, for many reasons […]

A man has been charged with stealing $27,000 worth of Angus cattle from a farm in northern NSW, removing their tags and then selling them on. The 60-year-old allegedly stole the 27 head of cattle from a property in Gravesend in August this year. The cattle, with an estimated value of $1000 a head, were […]

Democrat’s Secret Attack on Agriculture with Food Safety Bill Monday, 22 November 2010 12:42 Chuck Justice The Left is notorious for their friendly-sounding nomenclature of bills.  The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was the phony stimulus bill; the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is Obamacare; Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is Wall […]

Editorial note: Although thousands of people have traveled the nation to express opposition and concerns about Animal ID enforcements, it appears none were heard by USDA and now a new round of talks are starting. One wonders what part of the USDA ID programs offered in the past the government did not understand or hear. […]