1. 1. National Animal Identification System (NAIS). April 2009. Traceability The main goal of an animal disease traceback system is to provide information regarding the source and extent of disease infection Key to protecting U.S. animal health and marketability.
National Animal Identification System (NAIS)
1 Relative to traceability for animal disease control
Having the ability to plot locations within a radius of an infected premises helps determine the potential magnitude of a contagious disease and the resources that are needed to contain it.
… premises information alone is of critical importance to protecting American agriculture.