The Irish government has given 2.6 million euro (US$3.2 million) to Animal Health Ireland to deal with Johne’s disease. The program, funded from 2017-2021, is voluntary. Ireland’s RTE One TV program called Ear to the Ground featured a story about Johne’s disease and the Irish program that first aired February 28, 2018.
With permission from the show’s producers, you can watch this 8 minute piece enjoying lovely views of Irish dairy farms and stunning views of the countryside. Some of the content and many of the images used in this news story were provided by Johnes.org and its author.
For details about the Johne’s disease program of Animal Health Ireland, visit their website, animalhealthireland.ie, and look under AHI Programmes.