Johne’s Disease Detect or confirm presence of the contagious bacterial disease transmitted by infected manure in cattle, goats and sheep.

Johne’s Disease

sheep goat cattle
Detect or confirm presence of the contagious bacterial disease transmitted by infected manure in cattle, goats and sheep.
  • Johne’s causes decreased milk production, chronic diarrhea, and death.

Sample Type(s)

  • Milk
    • Fresh, frozen or preserved
    • Individual or bulk tank
    • Pooling available for PCR test
  • Blood
    • Fresh
  • Feces
    • Fresh or frozen. Pooling available – up to 5 samples per test

Timing

  • Test milk or blood at dryoff or in early lactation
  • Test fecal samples at any age

Results

Price

  • Individual ELISA (milk, blood) $6/sample
    • Multiple test discount! $10 for two ELISAs on same sample; $13.50 for 3 ELISAs
  • PCR (milk, pooled or bulk milk, fecal, pooled fecal) $40/test
  • Sample pooling add $0.25 per sample
  • Testing billed upon sample receipt

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