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Ruminant Animals Common Diseases, Symptoms And Treatment

Ruminant Animals: These animals all have a digestive system that is uniquely different from our own. Instead of one compartment to the stomach they have four. Common diseases, symptoms and treatment of ruminant animals are as follow.

Common Pig Diseases, Symptoms, Prevention And Treatment

Hog cholera is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus. It affects pigs of all ages. The disease appears suddenly and spreads rapidly through direct or indirect contact with sick animals. The Common Pig Diseases, Symptoms, Prevention And Treatment

Poultry Industries Closing Down Due To Shortage Of Maize

Mr Tunji Adenola, the National President of Maize Association of Nigeria (MAAN), says poultry industries across the country are closing down because of shortage...

Poultry Farmers Advocate Policy Review On Export Of Agricultural Raw Materials

Poultry Farmers Advocate in Abuja have called on the Federal Government to review the nation’s policy on exportation of agricultural raw materials to create...

Tanzania: 44,700 Maswa Cattle To Be Branded

Thirty six wards will be involved in branding 44,732 cattle in Maswa District, Simiyu. The campaign will be undertaken in 120 villages to comply with...

Katsina Commences Digital Tracking Of Cattle To Curb Rustling

The Katsina state government at the weekend launched a digital tracking of animals in a move to check cattle rustling. The scheme entails inserting digital...

Tanzania: Minister Names Team To Probe Dodoma Plant

After five years of poor meat production at the Dodoma meat factory, the Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Luhaga Mpina, has formed a five-member...

Gombe Commences Aerial Control Of Quelea Birds

The Gombe State government in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture has commenced a campaign against quelea birds in parts of the state. Launching...

How To Manage Egg Breakage By Layer Chickens

Egg breakage by layer chickens is something most poultry farmers are familiar with. An expert, Musa Abdulrahman of National Animal Production Research Institute (NAPRI), noted that...

How To Reduce Catfish Fingerlings/Juveniles Mortality

Catfish farmers using earthen ponds, surface tanks, plastic tanks etc. often face the challenge of high fingerlings mortality rates when raising them. As such,...

Senate Advocates Animal Identification Bureau

The Nigeria Senate has advocated for establisment of National Animal Identification and Management Bureau for proper tracking of animal livestocks in Nigeria. The draft bill,...

Poultry Industry Almost Folded Up This Year – Ogun PAN Chair

The chairperson of Ogun State chapter of the Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), Mrs Blessing Isioma Alawode, yesterday, said the poultry industry almost folded...

Miyetti Allah Urges Yobe Govt. To Protect Grazing Reserves, Cattle Routes

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has called on the Yobe Government to protect grazing reserves and cattle routes in the...

Kebbi Governor Explores Improved Livestock Breeding

Governor of Kebbi State, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu paid a visit to Dairy Giant, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak and Three Crowns milk, to...

New Water Resistant Paper Egg Trays Excite Farmers

Poultry farmers participating in the ongoing Poultry Show in Abeokuta were excited at the exhibition of water resistance paper egg tray which the manufacture...

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