Bovis ISSN 2398-2993 Herd health: UK accreditation schemes Contributor(s): Jonathan Statham , Dick Sibley Introduction Single Agent Schemes Schemes for management/multifactorial diseases Introduction UK cattle health schemes can be broadly split into two categories: Accredited laboratory based schemes and associated support tools: these are aimed principally at controlling single agent infectious disease. Schemes based on a structured approach to health & productivity: these are aimed principally at control of multifactorial or management based diseases. This article outlines some of the schemes available in the UK. Single Agent Schemes This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Schemes for management/multifactorial diseases This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further Reading PublicationsRefereed Papers Statham J M E (2011a) Cattle Health Schemes-Part I. In Practice 33, pp 210-217. Statham J M E (2011b) Cattle Health Schemes-Part II. In Practice 33, pp 282-285. Organisation(s) www.checs.co.uk. www.sruc.ac.uk. www.biobest.co.uk. www.nationalmilklaboratories.co.uk. www.thecis.co.uk. www.bvdfree.org.uk. www.actionjohnesuk.org. www.myhealthyherd.co.uk. www.dairyco.org.uk.