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There are 307, 026 cattle, 78, 709 sheep, 326, 113 goats, 77, 145 pigs, 37 horses and 199 donkeys.
Tick-borne diseases are the most common causes of losses. EAST COAST FEVER is endemic in the Northern and Central Provinces; of 298 cases diagnosed in the Central Province, most occurred during the...

Author(s)
Faulkner, D. E.
Publisher
Zomba (Nyasaland) : Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report, 1955. Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry, Nyasaland., 1956, pp 47 pp.
Abstract

Theileria infection (other than East Coast fever), HEARTWATER, ANAPLASMOSIS and PIRO-PLASMOSIS were prevalent. Losses which continue to occur are attributed to insufficient dipping measures. Owing to the danger of ARSENIC POISONING (there were 784 deaths in 1955) arsenical dip fluids are being...

Publisher
Salisbury: Government Printer.,
Citation
Report of the Secretary to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September, 1955. Presented to the Federal Assembly 1956., 1956, pp 123 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

I. Over 30, 000 cattle, 953 sheep and goats and 39 donkeys were inoculated with ANTHRAX vaccine in Oct. and Nov. There were 135 deaths from BLACKLEG. Tuberculin testing disclosed 0-2% of reactors in 2, 473 head of cattle and 2-14% in 2, 578. Of 1, 765 beef carcasses 0-34% were condemned on account...

Author(s)
Mackinnon, J.
Citation
Rhodesia Agricultural Journal, 1957, 54, pp 93-97
Abstract

II. Over 30, 000 cattle, 953 sheep and goats and 39 donkeys were inoculated with anthrax vaccine in Oct. and Nov. There were 135 deaths from blackleg. Tuberculin testing disclosed 0-2% of reactors in 2, 473 head of cattle and 2-14% in 2, 578. Of 1, 765 beef carcasses 0-34% were condemned on account ...

Author(s)
Lawrence, D. A.
Citation
Rhodesia Agricultural Journal, 1957, 54, pp 98-101; 102-105
Abstract

There was a recurrence of EAST COAST FEVER (Theileria parva infection) after an interval of seven years. On one farm there were 4 deaths and 288 animals were slaughtered. There were 33 outbreaks of Theileria infection other than East Coast fever and 373 deaths. The position regarding...

Author(s)
Brooks, N. E.
Publisher
Zomba, Nyasaland: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Secretary to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture which includes the Department of Research and Specialist Services, Conservation and Extension Services and Veterinary Services for the year ended 30th September, 1954., 1955, pp 115 pp.
Abstract

The staff consists of the Director, three Circle Superintendents, one Veterinary Investigation Officer, 17 Veterinary Inspectors, one Veterinary Overseer and 211 Veterinary Assistant Surgeons.
Cattle disease was less severe than in the previous year, but foot and mouth disease was wide-spread. No...

Author(s)
Egan, T. J.
Publisher
Allahabad : Supt. Printing and Stationery.,
Citation
Annual Report on the Civil Veterinary 1498 Department for the Year 1934-35., 1935, pp vii + 28 pp.
Abstract

This report incorporates the work for the years 1942-1945, inclusive. The importance of examining films of blood and tissue smears for the early diagnosis of disease is emphasized, but co-operation with the farmers was difficult. Large numbers of serological tests for BOVINE CONTAGIOUS ABORTION,...

Author(s)
Lawrence, D. A.
Publisher
Salisbury: Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd.,
Citation
Report of the Director of Veterinary Research for the years 1942, 1943, 1944 & 1945., 1947, pp 24 pp.
Abstract

In submitting his Annual Report for the year 1932, the Chief Veterinary Officer records two events of special importance which occurred during the year, namely, the appointment of a Committee of the Economic Advisory Council to enquire into the diseases of cattle and the best means of combating...

Author(s)
Kelland, P. J. L.
Publisher
London: H.M. Stat. Office.,
Citation
Report of Proceedings under the Diseases of Animals Acts for the Year 1932., 1933, pp 78 pp.
Abstract

ROUTINE WORK.-Some results of diagnosis from smears are given. Theileria mutans was only observed in four cases as compared with 542 cases in 1934. Eighty-eight of 616 samples of serum were positive for Brucella abortus infection. Immunization against piroplasmosis and anaplasmosis and against...

Author(s)
Lawrence, D. A.
Publisher
Salisbury : Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Company, Ltd.,
Citation
Report of the Director of Veterinary Research for the Year 1935., 1936, pp 9 pp.

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