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During the year 2009, 47 of the African Union (AU) Member States (MS) submitted their animal disease status reports to AU-IBAR. This was quite an improvement as compared to 44 MS who submitted their reports in 2008. Out of the expected 636 monthly disease reports from all MS, 551 were received as...

Publisher
African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pan African Animal Health Yearbook, 2009, 2009, pp ix + 32 + XIV pp.
Abstract

The author investigated losses occurring among cattle on two ranches in the Congo which were established for the production of meat and contained a total of 5747 native cattle of various breeds. The mortality was roughly estimated at 8-10% in animals up to one year of age and 2.3% in adults....

Author(s)
Graber, M.
Publisher
Ecole Nationale Veterinaire., Lyon, France
Citation
Enquete parasitologique concernant les ranches de la Louila et de la Louboulou-Niari-Republique Populaire du Congo (Brazzaville)., 1975, pp 39pp.
Abstract

The 1961 census showed approx. 3.383.000 cattle, 2, 533, 000 goats, 832, 000 sheep and 16, 000 pigs. About 70% of the cattle population were Shorthorn Zebu, 15% Ankole Longhorn and the remainder Nganda, Nsoga and Nyoro with some 1, 300 exotic dairy cattle, mainly Jersey and Guernsey. There were...

Author(s)
Sanders, R. N.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govern ment Printer.,
Citation
Uganda Protectorate. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1961., 1962, pp 58 pp.
Abstract

FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE was confined to three villages in Namwala. The virus was typed SAT 2 and vaccine prepared at Pirbright was used on cattle in the districts around the infected area. Infected herds were aphthized to spread the infection rapidly among them. There was no extension of infection....

Author(s)
Swan, J. F. C.
Publisher
Lusaka: Government Printer.,
Citation
Northern Rhodesia. Department of Veterinary and Tsetse Control Services. Annual report for the year 1960., 1961, pp 13 pp.
Abstract

The report is largely concerned with animal breeding, the European and African methods and statistics being recorded separately.
Amongst diseases mentioned are THEILERIOSIS due to Theileria parva, TRYPANOSOMIASIS, RABIES, and BRUCELLOSIS (which causes but little economic loss in some provinces...

Citation
Rapport Annuel 1957 du service veterinaire et de l'elevage du Congo Belge., 1958, pp 19 pp.
Abstract

The staff position improved during the year and a full establishment of veterinary officers was achieved. Livestock exports showed a considerable drop and carcass meat was sold to the traditional markets of South Africa, Northern Rhodesia and the Belgian Congo.
Extensive grass fires did great...

Author(s)
Roe, J. E. R.
Publisher
Mafeking, Cape Province: Mafeking Mail (Pty.) Ltd.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services for the year ended 31st December, 1956., 1959, pp 70 pp.
Abstract

An account of four months' study in the Belgian Congo. Conditions on European and African settlements are satisfactory except among the African holdings of Ruanda-Urundi where undernourishment is the main problem. Observations on pathological conditions specifically studied included: serological...

Author(s)
Schoenaeks, F.
Citation
Bulletin agricole du Congo belge, 1950, 41, pp 1007-1036
Abstract

The policy of the Department remains the same, i.e., to safeguard and foster the livestock industry of Northern Rhodesia and to assist the territory to supply the deficiency that exists between low production and high consumption of livestock products. This requires the lessening of the mortality...

Author(s)
Hobday, J.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Canadian Journal of Research, 1946, pp 15 pp.
Abstract

The great majority of the 102 European-owned herds held on an average less than 200 head of stock. In Stanleyville the cattle are mostly Friesian Shorthorns, but in Ituri the Europeans now attempt improvement of indigenous stock by selection. The native breeders, too, have abandoned out-crossing.
...

Citation
Bulletin agricole du Congo belge, 1939, 30, pp 218-226
Abstract

An account is given of the progress during 1938 of the livestock industry in each province, the activities of native and European breeders being dealt with. separately. The numbers of livestock of various types and the current prices are given. In the province of Leopoldville there are some very...

Citation
Bulletin agricole du Congo belge, 1940, 31, pp 58-74

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