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:
The biggest challenges has been:
Wireworm and especially resistant strains.
Blue ticks and resistant blue ticks
Asiatic red water
New problem is cryptosporidiosis (2017)
Lumpy skin disease
Biggest problem is farmer’s not vaccinating.
Cold – huge losses
Waiting for heartwater and BMC vaccine
Rift Valley Fever
Foot and mouth disease
Farmers and veterinarians not reporting controlled and notifiable diseases (see list on NAHF website)
Disease Reporting March 2018: