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The investigations of the Glenfield Veterinary Research Station comprised artificial insemination, BRUCELLOSIS in pigs, BOVINE MASTITIS, mortality in cattle, and poultry diseases.
A cattle unit has been in operation for a year and 340 cows have been inseminated. It was found that semen quality...

Author(s)
Henry, M.
Publisher
Sydney,
Citation
Livestock Disease Report. 1945-46, Department of Agriculture, Division of Animal Industry., 1946, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

ANTHRAX is sporadic in the Northern Territories but in the Southern Veterinary Sector where the drought has concentrated the herds near the water centres the disease has caused losses at over 50 localities. Eighty-four confirmed cases occurred in the coast area.
There were no losses among poultry...

Author(s)
Stewart, J. L.
Publisher
Accra: Govt. Printing Dept.,
Citation
GOLD COAST COLONY., 1947, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

In spite of the severe drought during the year there has been little decrease in the stock of the territory, this being ascribed to the ability of zebu cattle to survive when high-producing animals would succumb. The first step in any stock improvement scheme must be the improvement of the country; ...

Author(s)
Lowe, H. J.
Publisher
Mpwapwa: The Department,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry for the year 1943., 1944, pp 17 pp.
Abstract

Buffalo fly (Siphona exigua[Haematobia irritans exigua]) continued to spread during the year. Cattle coming south are sprayed at Bororen and Isis Junction, using a D.D.T. preparation instead of the previously used tar-oil mixture. Field trials have shown that D.D.T. has considerable promise for the ...

Author(s)
Short, R. P. N.
Publisher
A. H. Tucker, Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the year 1945-46., 1946, pp 87 pp.
Abstract

The output of dairy products and pig production was well maintained at the level of the 1947 figures. During the year the purchasing of cattle by the Livestock Control increased to a total of 118, 418 cattle. Of these 100, 354 were from Kenya, 11, 503 from Uganda and 6, 561 from Somalia. 14, 392 of ...

Author(s)
Daubney, R.
Publisher
Nairobi : Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual report of the Veterinary Department, 1942., 1943, pp 13 pp.
Abstract

A survey of bovine trypanosomiasis in Ouagadougou, French West Africa, revealed an approximate correlation with human infection. It is stated that the disease in cattle has spread to the north, and that certain areas have been rendered uninhabitable for cattle of the zebu type or for horses. The...

Author(s)
Martignolles.
Publisher
Inspection generale de l'elevage, Dakar, Senegal
Citation
Bulletin des Services zootechniques et des epizooties de l'Afrique occidentale francaise, 1938, 1, 8, pp 10-12
Abstract

The number of dairy cattle increased by 3.1% to 131, 614. In tuberculin tests of 28, 160 cattle there were 0.184% reactors. The incidence of MASTITIS in dairy cattle is said to be 40% to 50%. This situation is being dealt with by the application of hygienic measures including the segregation of...

Author(s)
Hurt, L. M.
Publisher
Los Angeles, Calif.: County Livestock Department.,
Citation
Los Angeles County Livestock Department, California. Twenty-third annual report, fiscal year ending June 30, 1947., 1947, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

For the past decade the chief aim has been the control, and eventual eradication of the major epizootic diseases. Other problems have arisen in the overstocking of the Northern Province with unproductive nomadic herds, and in the protein deficiency in the human diet in the Eastern Province, losses...

Author(s)
Simmons, R. J.
Publisher
Lagos : Govt. Printer. London : Crown Agents for the Colonies.,
Citation
Veterinary Department Nigeria. Annual report for the year 1945., 1947, pp 24 pp.
Abstract

Abnormally dry conditions caused disappearance of the BUFFALO FLY (Siphona exigua[Haematobia irritans exigua]) from extensive regions. The farthest southern extension of the fly was to Maryborough on the coast and Dalby inland, but it has apparently disappeared from the region south of an east-west ...

Publisher
A. H. Tucker, Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture and Stock for the year 1946-47., 1947,
Abstract

B. reviews zooprophylaxis, a method of malaria control which aims at attracting to cattle sheds, stables, etc., the greatest possible number of those species of anopheline mosquitoes which attack man. Much depends upon the habits of the particular species of mosquito concerned, and B. considers...

Author(s)
Brumpt, E.
Publisher
Masson, Paris, France
Citation
Annales de Parasitologie Humaine et Comparee, 1944, 20, pp 191-206

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