Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura | Resultados, nuestro compromiso

  •     Inter-American Institute for Cooperation
       on Agriculture
  •   Agriculture: A priority for sustainable
      development in the Americas
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Country report - Trinidad and Tobago: Proceedings of RESANTILLAS IV and LABANTILLAS II

by Moe, V; IICA, Georgetown (Guyana); 4. Meeting of Directors of Animal Health of the Caribbean-RESANTILLAS IV; 2. Meeting of Directors of Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories of the Caribbean-LABANTILLAS II Ogle, East Coast Demerara (Guyana) 8-10 Abr 1987.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall number: IICA-PRRET A2/GY No.87-001 Series: Ponencias, Resultados y Recomendaciones de Eventos Técnicos A2/GY (IICA) no. 87-001. Publisher: Georgetown (Guyana): 1987Description: p. 1-10.ISSN: 0253-4746.Summary: The main thrust of the Division's activities was directed towards increasing the profitability of livestock and poultry production through the reduction of losses due to animal diseases. Major activities included Rabies prevention and control. Vampire bat biting was significantly reduced. St. Patrick was identified as the main vampire bat county. Rabies vaccination of livestock formed an integral part of the control. The poultry surveillance programme was proving very effective. Inefficient management was identified as well as certain disease problems such as CRD, Bronchitis, Endoparasitism, Infectious Bursal Disease and Aspergillosis. Tuberculosis testing were all negative. Abbattoir lymph node samples from pigs were considered positive for M. bovis by the Pan-American Zoonosis Centre. The Reproductive Herd Health Programme was very effective and would be expanded. An outbreak of Equine Influenza was reported. Clinical veterinary service to farmers continued throughout the country. Technical cooperation support for IICA's Feasibility Study for Management of the Tropical Bont Tick and Animal Health Information Systems was given and endorsedSubject(s): SERVICIOS VETERINARIOS | GANADO | AVES DE CORRAL | ENFERMEDADES DE LOS ANIMALES | CONTROL DE ENFERMEDADES | SALUD ANIMAL | RABIA BOVINA | TUBERCULOSIS BOVINA | ANAPLASMOSIS | BABESIA | VIRUS DE LA INFLUENZA EQUINA | MURCIELAGO | MANEJO DEL GANADO | TRINIDAD Y TOBAGO
Item type Location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
Serie Serie Colección IICA IICA-PRRET A2/GY No.87-001 (Browse shelf) Available BVE04454001713
Available BVE04454001714

Sum. (En)

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.