Policy paper

The UK national control programme for Salmonella in breeding flocks (gallus gallus)

To reduce and/or maintain the prevalence of Salmonellas of public health significance in breeding flocks of gallus gallus on holdings in the UK.

This was published under the 2005 to 2010 Labour government

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UK National Control Programme for Salmonella in Breeding Flocks (gallus gallus)

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The programme aims to met the target level set out in Regulation 1003/2005 which is a reduction of the maximum percentage of adult breeding flocks (comprising at least 250 birds) remaining positive to 1% or less by 31 December 2009.

Published 1 January 2009