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Abstract

Droughts caused stock losses in many regions. Comparable losses were also caused by toxic plants, whose importance is becoming ever greater, with the intensification of farming. There were hundreds of deaths in the Transvaal from GOUSIEKTE, which was shown to be due to poisoning by the wild date ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer. RO.60 (Overseas RO.75),
Citation
Republic of South Africa. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1st July 1962, to 30th June, 1963., 1964, pp 106 pp.
Abstract

This useful booklet is designed to acquaint American veterinarians with the salient features of exotic diseases which might be introduced into the U.S.A. either accidentally or deliberately.
The preliminary chapters deal with such matters as the means by which disease may be introduced, how it may...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Trenton, N.J. U.S. Livestock Sanitary Association.,
Citation
Foreign animal diseases. Their prevention, diagnosis and control. Report of Committee of the United States Livestock Sanitary Association, 1954., 1955, pp 265 pp.
Abstract

The staff includes 12 veterinary officers and 46 European cattle inspectors. The year was a satisfactory one for livestock. Grazing and water were plentiful and poverty losses small. On the whole the year was also satisfactory from the veterinary aspect. ANTHRAX was controlled by the use of spore...

Author(s)
Myhill, B. A.
Publisher
Rhodesia Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd., Salisbury, Rhodesia
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the year 1940, 1941, pp 11 pp.
Abstract

STAFF.-Two new appointments brought the total number of district veterinary officers to eight. A number of temporary stock inspectors were appointed and numerous staff transfers were made to meet the threat of introduction of RINDERPEST from Tanganyika Territory. Expenditure was £37, 119.
LIVESTOCK ...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department For the Year 1939., 1940, pp 21 pp.
Abstract

The staff consisted of the Director, Deputy Director, Veterinary Research Officer, and six district veterinary officers assisted by a number of stock inspectors. Expenditure was £27, 833.
LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY.-144 head of breeding stock, 8, 821 head of slaughter cattle, and 905, 088 lb. of frozen...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department for the Year 1938., 1939, pp 60 pp.
Abstract

STAFF.-There were eight veterinary officers; work in the field and in research was again seriously handicapped by lack of staff. The expenditure was £20, 849.
LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY.-Rainfall was good and grazing well maintained into the dry season. 2, 857 cattle, 4, 130 sheep and 757, 000 Ib. of...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Citation
Rep. vet. Dep. N. Rhod., 1938, 1937, pp 5-22 pp.
Abstract

STAFF-Work in the field and in the research institute is seriously handicapped by the lack of staff.
INFECTIOUS DISEASES.-Sixteen outbreaks of ANTHRAX were reported as against six the previous year; many were controlled by quarantine and inoculation, but in Barotse Province the disease is...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report of Government Veterinary Department for the Year 1936., 1937, pp 76 pp.
Abstract

Keen field observation commencing with the pioneering work of Dr. HUTCHEON 50 years ago, and continuous research from the laboratory created by Sir Arnold THEILER early in the present century, have resulted in extensive knowledge of animal diseases in South Africa and a formidable volume of...

Author(s)
Henning, M. W.
Publisher
South Africa : Central News Agency, Limited.,
Citation
Annual Report Department Agriculture, 1932, pp xi and x + 878 pp.
Abstract

East Coast Fever (African Coast Fever). -Fourteen new centres of infection are reported. In reality, however, there were only three fresh outbreaks due to unknown or unsuspected origin, viz., (1) at Quagga's Hoek, in the Melsetter district; (2) the Matopo Hills west of the Malundi River and...

Author(s)
Bevan, Li. E. W. ; Sinclair, J. M.
Publisher
Salisbury, Rhodesia : Government Printer.,
Citation
SOUTHERN RHODESIA. Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the Year 1920, with the Report of the Veterinary Bacteriologist., 1921, pp 18 pp.
Abstract

The number of fresh outbreaks during the year was eight and the mortality 798 head, as compared with five and 374, respectively, during the previous year. Eleven farms regarded as infected at the beginning of the year were released from quarantine, no case of the disease having occurred on any of...

Author(s)
Sinclair, J. M.; Bevan, L. E. W.
Publisher
Govt. Ptr. East Coast Fever (African Coast Fever), Salisbury, Rhodesia
Citation
SOUTHERN RHODESIA. Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon [SINCLAIR (J. M.)] for the year 1919 (with the report of the Veterinary Bacteriologist) [BEVAN (LI.E.W.)]., 1920, pp 17 pp.

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