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The approximate numbers of livestock in Fiji are: -Cattle 80 000 horses and mules, 10, 000; sheep, 1, 000; goats, 6, 000; and pigs 4, 000. Annual birth-rate of cattle is estimated at 10, 000; the number killed for meat or exported, 4, 500; number of deaths from old age, disease, and Fijian...

Author(s)
Rainey, W.
Publisher
Govt. Ptr., Suva, Fiji
Citation
Agric. Circular. Department of Agriculture, Fiji., 1920, 1, 7, pp 119-132
Abstract

ANIMAL DISEASES
Horses.- No serious disease of an epidemic nature was recorded during the year. There were a number of cases of STRANGLES, and JOINT-ILL in foals, as well as several cases of so-called "AUSTRALIAN STRINGHALT". Forty-two draught stallions were examined for soundness under the...

Author(s)
Barry, W. C.
Citation
Report. Department of Agriculture, New Zealand, 1939-40, 1940, pp 5-15 pp.
Abstract

For European stock the year was more favourable than 1943, because of heavier short rains: the effect of these was shown in the second six months by a rise in the creamery butter production, which was 3, 000, 000 Ib. out of a total of 4, 732, 000 Ib. for the year. The Naivasha Creamery produced...

Author(s)
Daubney, R.
Publisher
Nairobi : Govt. Printers.,
Citation
Annual report of the Veterinary Department, 1945., 1946, pp 23 pp.
Abstract

In this volume, the second in the series, the arrangement of the material is on the same lines as in the first volume and each article has a good list of references. Seven of the authors are from the U.S.A., two from New Zealand, one from Great Britain and one from South Africa.
Of great interest...

Author(s)
Brandly, C. A.; Jungherr, E. L.
Publisher
New York: Academic Press, Inc.; London: Academic Books, Ltd.,
Citation
Advances in veterinary science. Vol. II., 1955, pp xii+449 pp.
Abstract

Bovine VIBRIOSIS was studied to assess the value of vaccination and to record the events leading to infertility. V. fetus cultures were introduced into the vagina a year before heifers came to first service to determine whether immunity will develop from such an exposure. A killed culture was used...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Melbourne: C.S.I.R.O.,
Citation
Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Animal Research Laboratories, Annual Report 1960-61., 1961, pp 126 pp.
Abstract

This book, which is written for veterinary surgeons and students, deals only with diseases of domestic animals as they occur in New Zealand. Each disease is dealt with very briefly in the form of short notes under headings such as species affected, whether notifiable, distribution, occurrence, herd ...

Citation
Diseases of domestic animals in New Zealand., 1971, Ed. 3, pp xii + 439 pp.
Abstract

A brief review of the work of the Division is followed by reports from the individual research centres.Cattle. Interim data are tabulated from a long-term project begun in 1973 comparing 10 breeds of beef sires. Selection for high growth rate in Aberdeen-Angus and Herefords was continued. In a...

Publisher
A.R. Shearer, Government Printer., Wellington,
Citation
Annual report of Agricultural Research Division 1973-74., 1975, pp 228 pp.
Abstract

In this report on agricultural research in New Zealand in 1974-1975 there are sections on the work of the Hydatid Research Unit, new methods for control of internal parasites of sheep and cattle, control of trichostrongyle infections in lambs during the immediate post-weaning period, forecasting of ...

Publisher
Government Printer., New Zealand
Citation
Annual Report of Agricultural Research Division, 1974-1975., 1976, pp 244 pp.
Abstract

Brief notes are given on work done at Wallaceville on integrated control of gastro-intestinal nematodes in calves, and in lambs/hoggets, the development of host resistance to trichostrongyle infection in dairy cattle, inhibited larval development in trichostrongyle infections in sheep, lungworm...

Citation
Annual report 1975/76., 1977, pp 30 pp.
Abstract

Helminthological studies reported are immunobiology of Echinococcus granulosus cysts in sheep, immunization against adult Taenia hydatigena in dogs, development of larval taeniid cestodes, serodiagnosis of larval taeniid cestodes, immunization against T. ovis larvae, in vitro culture of T. ovis...

Publisher
Government Printer., Wellington, New Zealand
Citation
Annual report of Agricultural Research Division, 1977-1978., 1979, pp 252 pp.

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