Check With the Receiving State
Various states are modifying their entry requirements for New Mexico cattle in response to our recent status change. As we are notified by any given state of requirements specific to us, we are updating the list below. Of course you should always check with your state of destination before shipping to be be sure you have the latest and best information. We have compiled contact information on all 50 states to assist you in that.
Some States with New Mexico-Specific Rules
Again, always check with the receiving state for the latest information, but here are some states that have contacted us with revised entry requirements. Click the state name and those requirements will appear in the space below.
|North Dakota||(701) 328-2655||Website|
|South Dakota||(605) 773-3321||Website|
Kansas - (785) 296-2328
- Cattle moving directly to slaughter require a CVI, but do not require a negative TB test.
- Steers and heifers entering Kansas for feeding purposes require a CVI and official individual identification.
- Cattle from a TB Accredited-Free herd with a whole herd negative test within a year do not need a TB test, but do need a CVI which indicates the date of the most recent whole-herd test.
- All other cattle 6 months and older must have a CVI, negative TB test within 60 days of import, and official individual identification.
- Calves less than 60 days of age and not accompanied by their dams are required to have a special permit issued by the Kansas Animal Health Department (KAHD). They are quarantined to the consignee for 60 days.