If you need to sort out the removal of fallen stock in Preston, then call Martlands Preston fallen stock collectors. We are registered collectors and disposers of Preston fallen stock and Preston casualty animals with the Fallen Stock company. No matter if you need our Preston fallen stock collection service only on an ad-hoc basis in Preston or want a longer-term contractual arrangement, Martlands can help you.
Preston Fallen Stock Collection
Farmers in Preston are responsible for the disposal of their fallen stock. On-farm burial is banned in Preston and has been since 2003 – this is to protect health. Indeed, the EU Control Regulations says in Article 21 that Preston fallen stock must be collected, identified and transported without ‘undue delay’. This means Preston fallen stock collection must be dealt with quickly and our Preston Farm Stock Collection service does just that.
Fallen Stock Service Preston
Where Preston cattle over 48 months are concerned, they must be collected from Preston and samples must be taken by a Preston TSE sampling site within a day of the animal’s death.
Martlands fallen stock collection Preston is a DEFRA-approved Licensed Sampling Centre. We undertake TSE (Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies) brain stem testing of adult cattle (over 48 months old). We can collect the animal from Preston within 24 hours of you notifying us. The brain stem is removed, and samples are taken and sent from Preston to the VLA (Veterinaries Laboratories Agency) in Newcastle. All Preston carcasses are disposed of by rendering and incineration.
Preston Farm Stock Collection
Just call the experts at Martlands Lancashire fallen stock collection for more information and a tailored quote. Here are some of the other areas we cover, click a link below to find out more:-
Cheshire Fallen Stock Collection Service
Wirral Fallen Stock Collection Service
Cumbria Fallen Stock Collection Service