Gradiated Sheep
Eradicate Scrapie!
Gradiated Goats

Press Kit

Government officials and sheep and goat producers have a goal:  to eradicate scrapie in the United States by 2010.  For this goal to be reached, producers must be informed, and the media can play a key role in this education process.

Sheep Flock in SnowTo learn more about scrapie―the disease, management, etc.—and the USDA's "Eradicate Scrapie!" program, please click on the following:

For information not provide at this website or to interview a scrapie expert, please contact one or more individuals listed on the "Scrapie Expert List."

Thanks for helping to take the "Eradicate Scrapie!" message out to the industry.


National Scrapie Education Initiative
National Institute for Animal Agriculture
13570 Meadowgrass Drive, Suite 201 • Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Phone: 719-538-8843 • Fax: 719-538-8847