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Amendments IKB Kip per 1 June 2021

27 mei 2021

The amendments to the IKB Kip certification scheme will take effect on 1 June 2021. In this digital newsletter, we would like to point out the main changes in the regulations.

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Clarification amendment Salmonella samples for rearing farms

27 mei 2021

In the letter and in the new regulations it was stated that rearing farms must have the salmonella sample taken by a veterinarian or para-veterinary worker 14 days before transfer (regulation H10). This has to be within 14 days before transfer. In the regulations the only change was who has to take the sample, not

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Update checklists for your IKB Kip audit

27 mei 2021

The checklists have been updated to reflect the latest version of the regulations.

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IKB Kip and Avian Influenza (AI)

21 december 2020

The threat of Avian influenza remains high. The virus is circulating among wild birds in Western Europe. Bird migration is not complete, which will further increase the number of wild water birds.

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Annual plan and participant contribution 2021

21 december 2020

The IKB Kip 2021 annual plan has been approved by the IKB Kip Central Board of Experts (‘Centraal College van Deskundigen’ – CCvD). These activities are funded by the IKB Kip participants’ contributions.

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Method of HOSOWO sampling

21 december 2020

We have received questions from participants and veterinarians about correct sampling for HOSOWO.

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Helpful tools

21 december 2020

Supporting participants is very important to us. We have developed useful tools, such as the checklists for IKB Kip inspection.

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Changes within IKB Kip

29 juni 2020

Working in consultation with the Central Board of Experts (CBE), we have made a number of amendments to the IKB Kip certification scheme. The purpose of these changes is to further strengthen and clarify the IKB Kip scheme. The changes were adopted by the independent Board of Directors (BoD) and took effect on 1 June

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Useful checklists for your IKB Kip inspection

29 juni 2020

We have developed checklists for the IKB Kip scheme, covering each link. These lists provide a summary of the documents that you must have at hand during an IKB Kip inspection. This way you are well prepared, with the right documents at hand, and the inspection will run more efficiently.   You are allowed to

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Clean in, clean out – That’s the way to ensure optimal use of your shower

29 juni 2020

Good hygiene is important for humans and animals. It reduces the risk of introduction and spread of pathogens and can save damage and costs.   We have drawn up a practical infographic to help you and your visitors use the shower correctly. It is a good idea to hang it in your changing room, to