Raising of dairy cattle
To pursue this activity, an entry permit is required.
The activity of cattle farming encompasses:
- the breeding and rearing of dairy cows and suckler cows,
- cow and buffalo milk production
The holder of the animal and the caretaker designated for the care of the animal is responsible for cattle farming.
Prior to performing this activity, a holder of cattle must register their agricultural holding and be entered into the Register of Holders of Farm Animals kept by a competent authority.
The holder of cattle must ensure that all animals are suitably marked and entered into the Central Cattle Register and that a passport always accompanies the animal. The holder is also obligated to keep a Cattle Register at their agricultural holding.
Conditions and evidence
- Entry in the register of agricultural holdings Entry in the register of cattle (CRD) Cattle keeper Animal caretaker Passport for cattle Technology and breeding method Animal-adjusted breeding Fodder basis Appropriate agricultural infrastructure Animal care Appropriate premises and equipment Appropriate facilities for animal excrements