Cattle Identification

Subcommittee on Cattle Identification

The Subcommittee on Cattle Identification serves under the Committee on Cattle and Bison.  It is an evolution of the previous Committte on LIvestock Identification, with this change made in 2018. 

The following includes history of the Subcommittee through prevoius iterations.

Purpose

The purpose of the Subommittee on Livestock  Cattle Identification is to centralize and evaluate methods of livestock identification and to make recommendations to USAHA for the adoption or rejection of individual identification systems.

The goal of the committee is to meet the expanding needs in livestock identification, both national and international, and be prepared to reach conclusions that are not only reasonable to the livestock industry, but fulfill the purposes for which each livestock identification system is designed.

Presentations

2017

2015

ADT & CVIs National Survey Results - Kendra Frasier, Kansas ADT Coordinator

Reports

Resolutions

2014

Resolution 16: Record and Electronically Capture Radio Frequency Identification on Imported Horses

2013

Resolution 26: SUPPORT OF THE CREATION AND MAINTENANCE OF A PUBLICALLY-ACCESSIBLE RESOURCE THAT COMPILES IDENTIFICATION, DOCUMENTATION, DISEASE-SPECIFIC AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS FOR MOVING LIVESTOCK INTERSTATE

2012

Resolution 1: USE OF 840 RADIO FREQUENCY IDENTIFICATION EAR TAGS FOR USE IN IDENTIFICATION OF FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE “VACCINATED-TO-LIVE” LIVESTOCK

2009

Resolution 40: NATIONAL ANIMAL IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM

2008

Resolution 30: Clarification of Authority for use of the National Animal Identification System Premises Identification Numbers in Program Diseases and Emergency Programs

2007

Resolution 5: Funding and Planning of Integrated and Comprehensive Animal Health Surveillance

Resolution 39: Incorporating State Codes on Animal Identification Numbering Devices

Resolution 40: Equine Identification: Imported and Returning Horses

Resolution 42: United States Department of Agriculture Veterinary Services Process Streamlining Systems

Resolution 48: Official Brucellosis Vaccination '840' Radio Frequency Identification Tags

2006

Resolution 38: National Animal Identification Advisory Subcommittee Recommendations

Resolution 39: Support for State Animal Tracking Databases

Resolution 40: Intermediate Step in Implementation of the National Animal Identification System

2005

Resolution 4: Release of Animal Identification Numbers

Resolution 5: Implementation of the National Animal Identification System Tracking Database

Resolution 6: Timely Premises Registration - State and Federal

Resolution 7: Modification of the Premises Registration Systems - Data Element Standards

2004

Resolution 02: National Animal Identification System

Resolution 28: Web Based Interstate Certificate of Veterinary Inspection