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Abstract

Staff were faced with an acute problem of containing CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEUROPNEUMONIA in about 7, 000 cattle belonging to Sudanese refugees. The following measures were taken: all Sudanese cattle entering Uganda were directed to the Agoloki quarantine area; within 1-2 weeks all were submitted to...

Author(s)
Nsubuga, H. S. K.
Publisher
Govt. Printer, Entebbe,
Citation
Uganda. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1966., 1967, pp 58 pp.
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

The Division of Virus Diseases continued its work on rinderpest. Challenge and measurement of neutralizing antibody levels in Boran and grade cattle immunized with rinderpest tissue culture vaccine indicated that immunity was lifelong. Sheep and goats from the vicinity of the 1965/66 outbreak in ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Muguga: The Organization,
Citation
East African Community. East African Veterinary Research Organization, Muguga, P.O. Kabete, Kenya. Annual report, January-December 1968., 1969, pp 105 pp.
Abstract

Very low rainfall for the second successive agricultural year has made conditions difficult for livestock owners and the deaths of cattle attributed to drought in the first year totalled 70, 000 head. Civil disobedience and obstruction interfered with disease control measures in certain areas....

Author(s)
Williamson, J. M.
Publisher
Salisbury: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Rhodesia. Annual report of the Assistant Director of Veterinary Services (Field) for the year ending 30. 9. 65., 1966, pp 28 pp.
Abstract

There were no confirmed outbreaks of rinderpest, lumpy skin disease, African swine fever, or Rift Valley fever; rinderpest was suspected in the North-Eastern province, however, and 1, 705, 231 cattle were vaccinated. The incidence of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE (types O, A, and C) was generally higher...

Author(s)
Anon
Publisher
Kabete: The Department,
Citation
Republic of Kenya. Veterinary Department annual report 1966., 1969, pp 90
Abstract

By June 1966 the gradual deterioration of the staff position had reached such a state that it seemed the essential functions of the organization could not continue, but this was then rectified by the secondment of professional and technical staff from Britain. Early in 1967 the organization had got ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Muguga: The Organisation,
Citation
East African Community. East African Veterinary Research Organisation, Muguga, P.O. Kabete, Kenya. Annual report 1967, July 1966-December 1967., 1969, pp 76 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

The 1966 census showed 450, 128 cattle, 88, 820 sheep, 626, 121 goats, 142, 666 pigs, 51 horses and 486 donkeys. There was an outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE (type A virus) in the extreme north, which was an extension of the disease from Tanzania; attempts at control by vaccination with the...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources.,
Citation
Malawi. Ministry of Natural Resources. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Husbandry for 1966., 1968, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

Of the 33 brain specimens submitted for RABIES diagnosis, 8 were positive; except for Bunyoro District the whole of the West and North West Uganda can be regarded as an endemic rabies area. FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE still remains a great problem, especially in the central part of the country; nine...

Author(s)
Oteng, A. K.; Et Al.
Citation
Uganda. Annual report of the Animal Health Research Centre, Entebbe, 1968., 1969, pp 83 pp.
Abstract

The 1964 census showed 3, 852, 035 cattle, 562.606 goats, 384, 854 sheep, 95, 532 pigs, and 96, 619 equines. There was a small outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE in cattle, which was due to the same virus strain (SAT 2) and occurred in the same locality as the 1962 outbreak. Erection of a cordon...

Author(s)
May, T. L.
Citation
Rhodesia. Annual Report of the Director of Veterinary Services for the year ending 30th September, 1964., 1965, pp 15 pp.

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