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One of the four Divisions of the Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries is that of Animal Industry, which is responsible for animal husbandry and veterinary services and maintains eight livestock stations. The chief of this division is a veterinary surgeon and there are five veterinary...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries, Port Moresby,
Citation
Papua and New Guinea. Annual report of the Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries for the year 1960-61., 1963, pp 125 ; 9-30 pp.
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.
Abstract

There was a high incidence of TUBERCULOSIS in cattle in several districts, especially in areas where buffaloes are prevalent. Feral pigs showed a very high incidence of lesions resembling tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is the major disease in buffaloes. BRUCELLOSIS was recorded for the first time in...

Publisher
Animal Industry Branch., Alice Springs, Australia
Citation
Australia. Northern Territory Administration, Animal Industry Branch. Sixteenth Annual Report 1961-1962 (covering activities for the year ending 30/6/62)., 1962, pp 62 + xiii pp.
Abstract

Boophilus microplus occurred on cattle, deer and wild horses; control was by weekly spraying. DDT and Diazinon were used alternately, each for eight weeks, continued for 18 months. In one district where resistance to DDT was suspected coumaphos (Asuntol) was used with some success.
9, 378 cattle...

Author(s)
Henderson, F. C.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture., Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Citation
Papua and New Guinea. Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries. Annual report 1959-1960., 1961, pp 126 ; 13-32
Abstract

The most important development during 1966 was the opening of the Swaziland Agricultural College and University Centre, near Malkerns. The work of the Veterinary Division was much dislocated by continued staffing difficulties; for the same reason only limited progress was made in livestock...

Author(s)
Venn, A. C.
Publisher
Mbabane: Department of Agriculture,
Citation
Swaziland. Annual report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ended 31st December 1966., 1967, pp 62 pp.
Abstract

There was an existing outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE in the Wankie Native District at the beginning of the year. Two other outbreaks were recorded, one in the same district and one in the Beitbridge Native District. Both the Wankie outbreaks were due to virus S.A.T.I, and that at Beitbridge to...

Author(s)
Corry, J. R.
Publisher
Salisbury: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Report of the secretary to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September, 1959., 1960, pp 212; 163-194 pp.
Abstract

1959-60 was the first year since a veterinary service was established in Western Nigeria that no outbreak of RINDERPEST was recorded: 25, 240 cattle received lapinized vaccine; severe reactions are avoided by not vaccinating animals under a year old and by not vaccinating during the rainy season....

Author(s)
Willder, A. G.
Publisher
Ibadan: Government Printer,
Citation
Western Nigeria. Annual report of the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Livestock Division) for the period 1st April, 1959 to 31st March, 1960., 1962, pp 47 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.
Abstract

There are 307, 026 cattle, 78, 709 sheep, 326, 113 goats, 77, 145 pigs, 37 horses and 199 donkeys.
Tick-borne diseases are the most common causes of losses. EAST COAST FEVER is endemic in the Northern and Central Provinces; of 298 cases diagnosed in the Central Province, most occurred during the...

Author(s)
Faulkner, D. E.
Publisher
Zomba (Nyasaland) : Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report, 1955. Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry, Nyasaland., 1956, pp 47 pp.
Abstract

The livestock population was estimated to be 44 million sheep and goats, 950, 000 camels. 100.000 cattle, 60, 000 donkeys, 3, 000 horses and 4 million poultry. Rinderpest occurred sporadically in two areas. Foot and mouth disease and bovine tuberculosis are widespread. Anthrax occurs sporadically...

Author(s)
Yasin, S. A.
Publisher
Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations,
Citation
F.A.O. Report, 1963, 1669, pp 26 pp.

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