• Biosecurity is an integral part of any animal health program used to prevent the introduction to the farm site or the spreading of a disease on and off of the farm site
  • Biosecurity protects the animals on your operation and allows animals to express their full genetic production potential without the interference of health risks
  • Biosecurity will help improve the health status of your poultry and livestock by preventing diseases from establishing or flourishing on your operation
  • Biosecurity protocols help protect not only your animals, but also your commodity sector, industry stakeholders and the whole agricultural community’s viability
  • Biosecurity programs protects suppliers, customers and consumers from adverse affects that disease hazards can bring if allowed to establish and spread on your operation
  • Biosecurity lessens your liability from disease spread in carrying out your daily interactions with other operations, suppliers, customers and community
  • A biosecurity program that is visible and active demonstrates your concern for your livestock and poultry and the agricultural industry and community as a whole
  • A proper biosecurity program can be used to demonstrate and educate others about the principles of good risk/hazard prevention and that biosecurity is an active and progressive process
  • Biosecurity is not a cost but an investment that will bring real returns by maintaining flock /herd health and the production of wholesome, safe food products
  • Biosecurity programs protect farms from the expenses incurred when diseases occur; from mortality, production and product loss, disease clean-up and disinfection costs
  • Biosecurity programs protect your operation from the cost of production down time or business interruption
  • Biosecurity programs provides for the continued production of safe food products for the health conscious consumer
  • Biosecurity programs provides health protection to personnel that are involved in the production and processing of animal food products
  • Biosecurity helps your industry maintain market access locally, nationally and internationally by preventing the occurrence of Foreign Animal Diseases in Canada