Please see here the link to the Grootplaas publication: https://youtu.be/e8RPVSgRRP4 Mrs Adri Kitshoff-Botha talks about Buffalo and the Buffalo Controlled Diseases Committee together with the NAHF.
Please see here the various Publication Material Posters regarding Disease Control sent by DAFF Communications: ENGLISH 5 CORE FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT BRUCELLOSIS ENGLISH A dozen things you must know about bovine brucellosis Brucella melitensis Export certification IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING VACCINATION AGAINST AFRICAN HORSE SICKNESS (AHS) IN SOUTH AFRICA […]
Please find here the Guidelines from the World Health Organisation on the use of Medically Important Antibiotics in food producing animals: http://www.savc.org.za/pdf_docs/WHO%20Guideline%20on%20AMR%20in%20Producing%20Animals.pdf
Please see here the link to the Milk Producers Organisation’s Monthly Bulletin: http://mailchi.mp/agriconnect/mpo-milk-bulletin-24-november-2017?e=f7c9c389ee
See here an interactive tool to track antibiotic resistance genes called the Resistome Tracker. The tool is available to the public and provides visualizations by antibiotic drug class, compares resistance genes across different sources, and maps resistance genes to geographic region. https://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/SafetyHealth/AntimicrobialResistance/NationalAntimicrobialResistanceMonitoringSystem/ucm570694.htm
Please find here the report for November: Product availability (November)
See here the presentation from Dr Faffa Malan to spread awareness of control of Brucellosis and to execute the five point Brucellosis Plan. Take note of the proposed Vendor Declaration included in the presentation: Brucellosis Presentation
See here the link to the Federation for Infectious Diseases Societies Southern Africa Site: http://www.fidssa.co.za/SAASP/PublicAwarenessTools Tools include the following posters: Misuse of antibiotics 2 Responsible use
See here the story from a farmer and veterinarian in Parys: (The story is only available in Afrikaans) Stop Brusellose!
Dr Liezel Wasserman, Dr Didi Janse van Rensburg and Mrs Werna Venter talks on the awareness of Rabies. We support the Carli Rooivlag Rabies Campaign for the vaccination of all susceptible animals and children who come into contact with possible rabies infected animals. Please see here the publication from the […]