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A secondary economic impact analysis of an inversion of Australia by the Old World screwworm fly (SWF) Chrysomya bezziana on the economy of the State of Queensland was undertaken with the use of dynamic bio-economic model developed by the Queensland Department of Primary Industries (QDPI). The...

Author(s)
Anaman, K. A.
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 1994, 21, 1, pp 1-18
Abstract

Genetic parameters for growth, parasite resistance and heat tolerance in zebu-cross cattle in a tropical environment were estimated by restricted max. likelihood procedures using various forms of an animal model. Estimates of h2 for direct additive genetic effects for live weights at birth,...

Author(s)
Mackinnon, M. J.; Meyer, K.; Hetzel, D. J. S.
Citation
Livestock Production Science, 1991, 27, 2/3, pp 105-122
Abstract

In Queensland, natural infestations of the tick Boophilus microplus, levels of the muscid Haematobia irritans exigua and faecal nematode egg concentrations (Bunostomum phlebotomum, Cooperia spp., Haemonchus placei, Oesophagostomum radiatum and Trichostrongylus axei) were assessed in 221 Belmont Red ...

Author(s)
Stear, M. J.; Hetzel, D. J. S.; Brown, S. C.; Gershwin, L. J.; Mackinnon, M. J.; Nicholas, F. W.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1990, 34, 4, pp 303-321
Abstract

The development of amitraz for the control of single-host and multi-host ticks on cattle is reviewed. Recent work carried out in the Mediterranean area on ticks infesting sheep and goats is outlined. In such areas, there are often no facilities for annual treatment and agriculture would benefit...

Author(s)
Harrison, I. R.
Publisher
Tick Research Unit., Grahamstown, South Africa
Citation
Tick biology and control. Proceedings of an International Conference held from 27-29 January 1981, under the auspices of the Tick Research Unit, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa., 1981, pp 123-127
Abstract

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

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

Livestock research and extension is dealt with on pages 9-14. Of more than 2, 000 batches of ticks examined, 1037 were not resistant to acaricides, 626 had the Biarra type of resistance and 581 had the Ridgelands type. The possibility of the ingress of tick infestation to the adjoining areas of New ...

Author(s)
Harvey, J. M.
Citation
Australia. Queensland Department of Primary Industries annual report 1969-70., 1970, pp 47 pp.
Abstract

II. A pasteurella was isolated from the milk of cows in one herd for over 12 months. Affected cows showed acute MASTITIS with ropy milk and there were severe systemic effects. Lancefield Group 0 streptococci were recovered from a herd in which 20 of 25 cows showed systemic effects and painful...

Publisher
Brisbane: A. H. Tucker, Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the years 1955/56 and 1956/57., 1956, pp 126; 123 pp.
Abstract

The campaign for the eradication of bovine TUBERCULOSIS was extended as more veterinarians began practice in rural regions. The number of cattle under test was increased by about 100, 000. In 431, 833 cattle in 7, 521 herds tested by approved veterinary surgeons the incidence ranged from 0.08 to...

Publisher
Brisbane : A. H. Tucker, Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the year 1954-55., 1955, pp 99 pp.
Abstract

Vaccination against BOVINE CONTAGIOUS PLEUROPNEUMONIA is of considerable value but close supervision and attention to detail in the act of vaccination are essential to success. Intensive surveys and inspections and co-operation with slaughtering establishments are directed towards early detection...

Author(s)
Bell, A. F.
Publisher
A. H. Tucker, Govt. Printer., Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the year 1951-52., 1952, pp 125 ; 25; 71-72; 74-107 pp.

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