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  • Recognizing peste des petits ruminant. A field manual (En)

    Recognizing peste des petits ruminant. A field manual (En)

    Series: FAO Animal health manualsPeste des petits ruminants - also known as goat plague - is posing an increasing threat to food security in Africa and Asia. Because of similarity with other diseases, diagnosis is not always straightforward. This manual aims at making all concerned with the health of small animals aware of this disease and recognize it rapidly when it occurs. The text has been kept at a basic level for use by non-veteri

  • Biological control of gastro-intestinal nematodes of ruminants using predacious fungi (En)

    Biological control of gastro-intestinal nematodes of ruminants using predacious fungi (En)

    Series: FAO Animal Production and Health PapersGastro-intestinal nematode parasitism is one of the most important disease constraints to small ruminant production in the sub-tropics and tropics control of the gastro-intestinal nematodes particularly Haemonchus contortus and Trichostrongylus species is a prerequisite for profitable small ruminant production. Strategies for the control have up till now relied almost entirely on the use of