Diseases


DISEASE REPORTS Updated 2017-05-15

The NAHF supports the frequent reporting of the disease status in areas. Please see here the RuVASA-DAFF reporting system: Alternatively visit the RuVASA website: http://ruvasa.co.za/disease-reporting/ Here is the monthly disease reporting form: form-Monthly-disease-report-form-2017-1 Disease Reporting 4 Monthly disease report April 2017 Summary   4 Maps of disease reports April 2017 […]


M. Bovis can Survive on Salt Blocks-2017-05-04

Researchers and veterinarians have long known that bovine tuberculosis (TB) can spread between cattle, or from wildlife to cattle, through feed sources. See here the link to Bovine Vet Online for the article:   http://www.bovinevetonline.com/news/animal-health/m-bovis-can-survive-salt-blocks


BRUCELLOSIS-GROOTPLAAS (KYKNET CHANNEL 144) VIDEOS – 2017-05-04

The Brucellosis Steering Committee together with Dr Faffa Malan has been able to secure a slot on Grootplaas TV Program airing on Kyknet Channel 144 at 05:30 Tuesday mornings Please see here the first show that aired on Tuesday the 24th of January 2017 Dr Faffa Malan explains about the dangers […]


GALVmed Global Alliance for Livestock Veterinary Medicines-2017-05-04

Please see here the YouTube Video published by GALVmed for vaccine distribution to Africa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBNQOZcQ0eU&utm_source=GALVmed+newsletter&utm_campaign=b70d06a819-GALVmed+News+April+2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c25f963421-b70d06a819-336309901   See here the You Tube Video published by GALVmed from Sascha Al Dahouk regarding infection of Brucellosis melitensis:    


Biosekuriteit in Kleinvee-2017-05-04

Mnr Hennie Maas van Radio Sonder Grense Radio Stasie praat met Dr Paul Reynolds van Dundee in Kwa-Zulu Natal oor biosekuriteit in kleinvee. Dr Reynolds het onlangs toekenning ontvang vir sy kennis op kleinvee biosekuriteit van die Nationale Wolkwekers Vereniging. Sien asseblief hier die radio opname: https://clyp.it/gtrxd01r


Do Not Buy Blind-Moenie Blind Koop Nie-2017-04-10

MOENIE BLIND KOOP NIE! Vendor Declaration/ Verkoopsverklaring: VERKOPERSVERKLARING OJD (Opgedateer Maart 2017) Gareth Bath, Professor Emeritus, Onderstepoort, Sameroeper Kleinvee Gesondheids Advies-Liggaam en Voorsitter: Veewelsyn Koördineerings Komitee (LWCC) Die aankoop van vee by veilings gaan gewoonlik met opgewondenheid en verwagtinge van veeverbetering gepaard. Die dag word geniet, die mededinging met ander […]


Brucellosis Vaccination-2017-03-29

Imagine 10% of the nation’s beef and dairy cattle herd infected with a contagious disease causing pregnancy loss and reproductive failure. What’s more, that same contagious disease makes people sick, sometimes with long-term repercussions. That was the situation in the mid-1930’s with brucellosis. Let’s just vaccimate! See here the article […]