Berkeley County Farm & Livestock
Livestock Indemnity Program
Livestock TaggingLivestock tagging is required. Producers should visit the West Virginia Department of Ag Animal Disease Traceability webpage for complete regulations and tagging instructions. Or you may contact the Department WV Dept of Ag by phone (304) 558-3550.
Livestock Owner Shipper Requirement
WV Title 61 requires that breeding sheep and goats being exhibited in WV must either obtain a certificate of veterinary inspection or have an Honor Herd or Honor Flock certificate. For complete regulations, discussion of requirements, and certificates, visit the WV Dept of Ag Health Requirements for Imports and Fairs webpage. View the 2020 West Virginia Import Requirements
Biosecurity (W.Va. Dept of Agriculture)Know and follow biosecurity guidelines and regulations to protect West Virginia farms.
USDA Premise ID
Premise registration is a valuable tool to include in your overall animal health
management program. It is a modern, streamlined information system that helps producers
and animal health officials respond quickly and effectively to disease outbreaks
or animal health events in the United States.
Please complete the West Virginia Premise ID Form; or call the WV Dept of Ag at 304-558-2214 if you wish to register your premise.