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Observations of cattle in central and southern Queensland are collated to define the prevalence and area of Stephanofilaria lesions associated with infestations of the buffalo fly, Haematobia irritans exigua. The observations were made on herds that were being used for other purposes. In a survey...

Author(s)
Sutherst, R. W.; Bourne, A. S.; Maywald, G. F.; Seifert, G. W.
Publisher
CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Australian Journal of Agricultural Research, 2006, 57, 7, pp 743-750
Abstract

The ability of 4 breed types of cattle to withstand tick (Boophilus microplus) and intestinal helminth (Haemonchus placei, Cooperia spp., Trichostrongylus axei and Oesophagostomum radiatum) burdens and a high ambient temperature (mean monthly maximum 21°-32°C) in a subtropical environment was...

Author(s)
Burns, B. M.; Reid, D. J.; Taylor, J. F.
Citation
Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 1997, 37, 4, pp 399-405
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

The CSIRO has four main laboratories, each specializing in different research projects: Armidale does fundamental work on worm parasites; Brisbane is concerned with arboviruses, cattle ticks, tick fever and worms in cattle; Melbourne covers diseases of cattle; and Sydney specializes in sheep...

Publisher
Parkville 3052, Victoria., Australia
Citation
Division of Animal Health annual report 1977., 1978, pp 130pp.
Abstract

This publication presents a summary of the results of soil and pasture research up to 1964 and presents and summarizes research programmes and results of soil, pasture and animal research during 1964-77 which have practical application, in 16 chapters. Of these, the following 8 chapters are noted....

Publisher
Department of Agriculture., New South Wales, Australia
Citation
Pastoral research on the northern tablelands, New South Wales., 1979, pp 99pp.
Abstract

Four projects on worms in beef cattle in Australia are in progress. Studies in Victoria, south Queensland and New South Wales have reached the stage of field testing of minimum-cost control systems that have been developed. In a further project in the wet tropics of north Queensland on...

Publisher
Australian Meat Board., Sydney, N.S.W.,
Citation
Ninth annual report, year ended June 30, 1975., 1975, pp 151 pp.
Abstract

Salmonella was isolated from 23 of 40 meat-meal samples from 10 Queensland meat-works. A number of samples yielded more than one species. S. typhimurium was not recovered, although it is the commonest salmonella recovered from bovine diagnostic specimens. The number of cattle with salmonella in the ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Citation
Australia. Second annual report of the Australian Meat Research Committee year ended 30th June, 1968., 1968, pp 164 pp.
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

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

BRUCELLOSIS was found to be still the main cause of abortion, and VIBRIOSIS of infertility, in Western Australian cattle. Calfhood infections continued to be major problems in dairy herds, and were due mainly to colibacillosis, salmonellosis, coccidiosis and helminthosis. Severe PARASITIC...

Author(s)
Dunne, T. C.
Publisher
Perth: A. B. Davies, Govt. Printer,
Citation
Western Australia. Annual report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ended June 30, 1967., 1968, pp 81 pp.

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