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Abstract

Diseases and numbers of animals vaccinated were-ANTHRAX 6, 463; BLACKLEG 6, 309; SWINE FEVER 1, 322; BRUCELLOSIS 1, 403; HAEMORRHAGIC SEPTICAEMIA 109; FOWL Pox 1, 027
ANAPLASMOSIS is endemic; TETANUS incidence is high; ULCERATIVE LYMPHANGITIS still persists on some of the sugar estates. Parasitic...

Publisher
Kingston: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ended 31st December, 1955., 1956, pp 74 pp.
Abstract

LIVESTOCK DISEASE.-The weather was favourable for livestock rearing during the year. Of the three notifiable diseases, two outbreaks of ANTHRAX occurred, FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE was not present, and only one outbreak of SWINE FEVER was observed.
OTHER DISEASES.-TUBERCULOSIS appears to have been...

Author(s)
Lockett, S.
Citation
Annual Report. Dep. Sci. Agric., Jamaica, for the year 1936., 1937, pp 29-37
Abstract

The year was rather a poor one for livestock owing to subnormal rainfall and unfavourable economic conditions.
ANIMAL DISEASES.-Two outbreaks of anthrax occurred. Bovine tuberculosis is believed to be present to a great extent but no scheme of tuberculin testing has yet been drawn up. It is thought ...

Author(s)
Lockett, S.
Publisher
Jamaica,
Citation
Report. Dep. Sci. Agric., 1936, pp 33-48 pp.