Publication - Advice and guidance

Bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD)

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Advice on what to do if you suspect there is an outbreak of this infectious disease and details of the screening programme.

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Bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD)
BVD Advisory Group

BVD Advisory Group

The BVD advisory group oversees Scotland’s BVD eradication scheme. It monitors progress, considers the options for inclusion in the scheme and determines content of BVD legislation. The advisory group meet at least twice a year, usually in Edinburgh. 

 

Current representatives

Organisation/industry group

Nick Ambrose

Scottish Government

Pauline Anderson

Highland Council

Doug Bell

Quality Meat Scotland

Diane Bryson

South Ayrshire Council

George Caldow

SAC Veterinary Services

David Campion

Priory Veterinary Centre, Whithorn

Debbie Dow

ScotEID

Susan Duthie

Biobest Laboratories Ltd

Josie Forth

ScotEID

Jesus Gallego

Scottish Government

John Gregor

Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers Scotland

Vivienne MacKinnon

Animal & Plant Health Agency

Iain McCormick

Galedin Veterinary Practice, Coldstream

Andrew McCornick

National Farmers’ Union of Scotland

Penny Middleton

National Farmers’ Union of Scotland

Ian Murdoch

Scottish Government

Peter Nettleton

Moredun Research Institute

Jenny Purcell

Scottish Government

Stuart Purdie

East Ayrshire Council

Hamish Stuart

ScotEID

Andrew Wright

Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers Scotland