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The cattle population, which was less than 8, 000 in 1954, had increased to over 40, 000 in 1965. An International Bank Mission recommended that this should be increased to 300, 000 in ten years. The TICK ERADICATION programme against Boophilus microplus continued; of the territory's 586 herds and...

Author(s)
Conroy, W. L.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries, Port Moresby, Papua and New Guinea
Citation
Papua and New Guinea. Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries annual report 1964-65., 1966, pp 164 pp.
Abstract

The TICK ERADICATION programme against Boophilus microplus was maintained; of the territory's 714 herds and 44, 714 cattle, 7-5 and 15-9% respectively, remained infested. FLY STRIKE by Chrysomyia bezziana continued to be a problem on the more extensive properties. Although fly strike has been...

Author(s)
Conroy, W. L.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries, Port Moresby, Papua and New Guinea
Citation
Papua and New Guinea Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries annual report 1965-66., 1968, pp 170 pp.
Abstract

An influenza-like disease of horses spread through the Northern Territory. It had a very high morbidity but low mortality. Deaths occurred only in horses in poor condition and pneumonia was the final cause of death. Haemolytic streptococci were found in swabs. The overall incidence of TUBERCULOSIS...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Animal Industry Branch, Alice Springs, Australia
Citation
Australia. Northern Territory Administration. Animal Industry Branch. Seventeenth Annual Report 1962-1963 (covering activities for the year ending 30/6/63.)., 1963, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

By 1963 the cattle population was 29,013 compared with 20,213 in 1961. The TICK ERADICATION programme against Boophilus microplus continued; in 1963, 23, 985 cattle were tick free, 2, 835 were under eradication treatment, and the remainder were infested or unknown. Deer and wild cattle are believed ...

Author(s)
Henderson, F. C.
Publisher
The Department of Animal Industry and Veterinary Services, Port Moresby, Papua and New Guinea
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries for the years 1961-63., 1965, pp 194 pp.
Abstract

In Mongolia, livestock accounts for nearly 80% of the total agricultural production. Of the cattle diseases brucellosis is the most widespread. It is estimated that about 25% of all cattle are infected. Random tests in a limited number of cattle indicated that at least 18% had TB. Rinderpest was...

Author(s)
Kouba, V.
Citation
Veterinarstvi, 1964, 14, pp 387-391
Abstract

STREPTOCOCCAL SEPTICAEMIA in chickens was associated with stress (long transport, de-beaking, chilling). Bovine MASTITIS due to Streptococcus agalactiae is less common since the advent of antibiotics, but other bacteria have been isolated from clinical cases (Staph. aureus 388, Str. agalactiae 91, ...

Publisher
S. G. Reid, Govt. Printer., Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the year 1958-59, 1959, 5, pp 106 pp.
Abstract

Part 1 reviews the local livestock industries, the regulations for the importation of animals, and the territory's major animal diseases. Anthrax is endemic in the Highlands Districts, and epidemics occur in pigs each year with mortality rates of up to 25%. Pigs also frequently have severe helminth ...

Author(s)
Egerton, J. R.; Rothwell, T. L. W.
Publisher
Dept. of Agriculture, Konedobu, Papua
Citation
Res. Bull. vet. Sci. Ser., 1964, 1, pp 31 pp.
Abstract

MASTITIS due to Bact. coli and Bact. aerogenes was reported. STAPHYLOCOCCAL MASTITIS is still a problem and does not respond well to streptomycin, streptomycin-penicillin, aureomycin or dibromopropamidine. TUBERCULOSIS appears to be more prevalent in beef cattle than was anticipated. The policy of...

Publisher
AUSTRALIA. QUEENSLAND., Brisbane : A. H. Tucker, Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the year 1953-54., 1954, pp 109 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

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.

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