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Country report - Jamaica: Proceedings of RESANTILLAS IV and LABANTILLAS II

by Bryan, L; 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. 1-5.ISSN: 0253-4746.Summary: Professional staff shortage and financial constraints curtailed functions. Of thirty eight (38) veterinarians registered to practice in the country only thirteen (13) are on the official establishment. The country has achieved modified accredited area status for tuberculosis. Intensified work on Brucellosis continues in three parishes in the drive to achieve modified free status for the country. Improved working conditions with completion of thirteen (13) clinic/office complexes, operations of revolving drug fund and revolving motor vehicle loan fund for veterinary staff should improve field services. Bovine Fertility Programme, Meat Inspection (Export) Programme, Herd Health Programmes continue to receive special attention. Implementation of Screwworm Eradication Programme is awaiting technical and financial assistance from USDA and Mexico-American Commission on Screwworm. Tests on CAE were retarded because of unavailability of suitable antigen. Emergency Animal Disease Preparedness Exercises continue annuallySubject(s): SERVICIOS VETERINARIOS | SALUD ANIMAL | ENFERMEDADES DE LOS ANIMALES | CONTROL DE ENFERMEDADES | CUARENTENA | JAMAICA
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