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Abstract

The 1968 livestock census revealed an increase in the cattle population to 515, 000. Of the 56, 000 cattle slaughtered, 24, 372 passed through the Swaziland Meat Corporation abattoir at Matsapa. The number of cattle with CYSTICERCOSIS remained high with 8.7% of all carcases being infected: of the...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Mbabane: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Swaziland. Annual report of the Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 31st December 1968., 1969, pp 61 pp.
Abstract

Good rains in 1966 resulted in improved stock condition and an increase in the number of livestock in 1967, the cattle population rising to 505, 000. Of the 60, 000 cattle slaughtered, some 25, 000 passed through the new central abattoir and meat export works. The prevalence of CYSTICERCOSIS...

Author(s)
Venn, A. C.
Publisher
Mbabane: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Swaziland. Annual report of the Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 31st December 1967., 1969, pp 54 pp.
Abstract

Animals slaughtered at the Newtown abattoir were 332, 939 cattle, 53, 948 calves, 1, 123, 853 sheep and goats, 168, 424 pigs and 10, 818 horses, mules and donkeys. The most common reasons for condemnation of entire carcasses were for cattle, cysti-cercosis, TB. and septic conditions; for sheep,...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Johannesburg: The Department.,
Citation
South Africa. Annual Report of Director, Abattoir and Livestock Market Department [Johannesburg] for the period 1st July, I9él to 30th June, 1962., 1962, pp 30 pp.
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

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 411, 419 cattle, 74, 139 sheep, 480, 295 goats, 133, 221 pigs, 44 horses, and 544 donkeys. The country has been free of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE since 1962. AFRICAN SWINE FEVER occurred in the Central Region, probably killing over 1, 000 pigs. It was undoubtedly an extension of ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources,
Citation
Malawi, Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1964., 1965, pp 64 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

Seven new veterinary centres were opened and three were closed. Demand for blackquarter vaccine and trypanocidal drugs increased. The number of treatments for TRYPANOSOMIASIS has risen from 65, 000 in 1957 to 411, 000. Only 4 cases of AFRICAN HORSE SICKNESS were recorded; 70 horses were vaccinated. ...

Author(s)
Roe, J. E. R.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Tanganyika. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services, 1960., 1962, pp 60 pp.
Abstract

The Tsetse Survey and Reclamation Dept. was amalgamated with the Dept. of Veterinary Services on 1.7.59.
Shortage of professional staff (12 Veterinary Officers under establishment) hampers progress.
ANTHRAX is sporadic except in West Lake Province and Ufipa District of the Western Province. In...

Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services for the year ending 31st December, 1959., 1960, pp 59 pp.
Abstract

One case of EAST COAST FEVER and 43 of BENIGN BOVINE GONDERIOSIS were recorded. Nine cattle died from ANTHRAX, 192 from RED-WATER and 59 from GALLSICKNESS. No outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE occurred. An outbreak of SHEEP SCAB and 10 outbreaks of GOAT MANGE were suppressed by double dipping in...

Author(s)
King, J. G. M.
Publisher
Bremersdorp: Land Utilization Department.,
Citation
Swaziland Protectorate. Annual Report of the Department of Land Utilization for the year ended 31st December 1960., 1961, pp 35 pp.

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