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Scrapie Ear Tags For Sheep and Goats

Tag Options

NEW: Sheep and goat producers may apply to receive free Shearwell RFID white, plastic scrapie tags and a free tag applicator through BOAH's scrapie tag test drive.

Scrapie Tag Test Drive Information

Scrapie Tag Test Drive Application  

The USDA suspended funding for free tag applicators. Sheep/goat owners ordering tags for the first time may receive up to 100 free plastic tags. Sheep/goat owners reordering tags may purchase directly from a tag supplier. When ordering tags, be sure to order tags approved by the USDA scrapie eradication program. The owner must provide his/her flock ID and tag sequence. Apply for a flock ID 

Sheep and goat producers may obtain approved tags from the following companies: 

Tag Company/Contact

Type of Tag/Cost

Allflex USA, Inc.

Ph: (833) SCRAPIE  [833-727-2743]

Fax: (972) 338-3445

E-mail: scrapiefulfillment@allflexusa.com

Website:  www.scrapietags.com

RFID and Plastic eartags in several colors; regular and SFCP tags

Owner's expense; order direct

Premier 1 Supplies LLC

Phone: (800) 282-6631

Fax: (800) 346-7992

E-mail:  info@premier1supplies.com

Web page: www.premier1supplies.com/c/ear-tags-and-tattoo-supplies/ear-tags-for-usda-scrapie-eradication-program

Plastic eartags in several colors; regular and SFCP tags

Owner's expense; order direct

Shearwell Data USA

Phone: (320) 760-4696

E-mail: dan.persons@shearwell.com

Web page: www.shearwell.com

RFID and Plastic eartags in several colors; regular and SFCP tags

Owner's expense; order direct

First order: up to 100 free tags; Click here to order through Indiana's scrapie coordinator

National Band & Tag Company

Phone: (859) 261-2035

Fax:  (859) 261-8247

E-mail: tags@nationalband.com

Website: https://nationalband.com/scrapie-tags-and-applicators/

Metal tag; groups of 100

Owner's expense; order direct