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National Johnes Management Plan (NJMP)

AIM: To manage and reduce the incidence of Johne's disease in dairy cattle
TARGET: (1) 80% of G.B. dairy farmers to be engaged in credible & robust Johne's management
  (2) All milk suppliers to member milk purchasers* to know their Johne's Health Status by end of March 2016.

*The project is supported by over 20 milk purchasers who pay a subscription to be members of the plan. Please visit to see the list of member organisations.

More info:

Below is the Declaration form which must be signed by the farmer and a vet who is registered with Action Johne's. Deadline is 31st October 2018.