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Abstract

During 1965 the cattle population increased by 5% and the lower annual rainfall and increased use of dipping facilities contributed to fewer losses from East Coast fever, piroplasmosis, anaplasmosis and heartwater. In northern and central areas theileriosis (Th. mutans) remained a problem, some...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: The Department,
Citation
Malawi. Ministry of Natural Resources. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Husbandry for 1965., 1967, pp 42 + 11 pp.
Abstract

Very low rainfall for the second successive agricultural year has made conditions difficult for livestock owners and the deaths of cattle attributed to drought in the first year totalled 70, 000 head. Civil disobedience and obstruction interfered with disease control measures in certain areas....

Author(s)
Williamson, J. M.
Publisher
Salisbury: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Rhodesia. Annual report of the Assistant Director of Veterinary Services (Field) for the year ending 30. 9. 65., 1966, pp 28 pp.
Abstract

The animal health situation in 1964 remained satisfactory but pasture denudation through overstocking aggravated by the worst drought in 30 years resulted in the death or slaughter of 1/5 (100, 000) of the cattle population. Only 13, 000 cattle were exported to the Republic of South Africa-half the ...

Citation
Swaziland. Department of Agriculture. Annual Report for the year ended 31st December 1964., 1965, pp 36 pp.
Abstract

The 1962 census showed 380, 387 cattle, 77, 757 sheep, 493, 184 goats, 105, 166 pigs, 65 horses and 398 donkeys. Because of the reduced number of veterinary officers it was only possible to maintain the basic control services, and no research was carried out. A mild type O FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources and Surveys.,
Citation
Malawi. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1962., 1965, pp 62 pp.
Abstract

The 1964 census showed 3, 852, 035 cattle, 562.606 goats, 384, 854 sheep, 95, 532 pigs, and 96, 619 equines. There was a small outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE in cattle, which was due to the same virus strain (SAT 2) and occurred in the same locality as the 1962 outbreak. Erection of a cordon...

Author(s)
May, T. L.
Citation
Rhodesia. Annual Report of the Director of Veterinary Services for the year ending 30th September, 1964., 1965, pp 15 pp.
Abstract

For the third successive year no cases of EAST COAST FEVER were diagnosed. There were 42 cases of BENIGN BOVINE GONDERIOSIS. BESNOITOSIS was diagnosed in several bulls on a farm about 50 miles from the ranch where it occurred in 1962. There was no record of any cattle movement between the farms....

Author(s)
Venn, A. C.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Mbabane, Swaziland
Citation
Swaziland. Department of Agriculture annual report for the year 1963., 1964, pp 37 pp.
Abstract

During the year the former Department of Tsetse Control became a division of the Department of Veterinary Services, while the latter was incorporated into the new Ministry of Animal Industry, Game and Fisheries. The 1962 census showed approx. 3, 465, 000 cattle, 2, 340, 000 goats, 760, 000 sheep...

Author(s)
Sanders, R. N.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Uganda Protectorate. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1962., 1964, pp 70 pp.
Abstract

The most troublesome disease was TRYPANOSOMIASIS. In spite of the continuing tendency of tsetse fly to spread rapidly in some districts, considerable and successful anti-tsetse work, including bush-clearing and insecticidal spraying, is reported. Of the nearly 100000 drug doses used for the cattle...

Author(s)
Murray, C. A.
Publisher
Salisbury. Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Report of the Secretary to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September 1962., 1963, pp 219 pp.
Abstract

In Southern Rhodesia the two most serious diseases are TRYPANOSOMIASIS and FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE due to types SAT 1, 2 and 3; RABIES and TICK DISEASES are under control and schemes to eradicate Bovine TUBERCULOSIS and BRUCELLOSIS are in progress. In Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland, the Veterinary...

Author(s)
Mackinnon, J.
Publisher
Office International des Epizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin de l'Office International des Epizooties, 1962, 58, pp 637-645
Abstract

FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE was still the most important problem. A vaccine from Amsterdam was used against types O and A. Type SAT.2 invaded from Tanganyika early in the year and mass inoculations with the Pirbright experimental modified live vaccine prevented further spread. Reactions to the Pirbright ...

Author(s)
MacOwan, K. D. S.
Publisher
Nairobi: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Kenya., 1961, pp 105 pp.

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