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Foot-and-mouth outbreak in Indonesia

Foot-and-mouth outbreak in Indonesia

Foot-and-mouth outbreak in Indonesia FMD is endemic parts of Africa, the Middle East and Asia. In May 2022 cases were confirmed in four Indonesian provinces. Australian animal health providers are on alert and the Australian Government is working to support Indonesia...
Lumpy Skin Disease reaches Indonesia

Lumpy Skin Disease reaches Indonesia

Lumpy Skin Disease reaches Indonesia Lumpy Skin Disease is a serious threat to Australia’s cattle herd and export markets. Cases were confirmed on the Indonesia island of Sumatra in March 2022. Early detection and reporting is critical to containment of this...
Bovine fibropapilloma in weaner mob

Bovine fibropapilloma in weaner mob

Bovine fibropapilloma in weaner mob Unusual presentation: About 50 animals developing nodular to flat skin lesions within 3 weeks. Above: Skin lesions on one of the less affected weaners in the mob. Time and location: September 2021, Queensland​. Case definition:...
A Yersiniosis outbreak in cows and weaners

A Yersiniosis outbreak in cows and weaners

A Yersiniosis outbreak in cows and weaners Unusual presentation: 43 of 170 animals became lethargic, had diarrhoea and 16 died within 48 hours of the onset of clinical signs. Above: Affected animals became lethargic, dehydrated and had abdominal pain. Time and...
What plant is this? (6)

What plant is this? (6)

What plant is this? (6) Xanthium occidentale or X stumarium (Noogoora burr) An introduced weed first noted in Australia in the1870s. Part 2 'Poisonous plants a plenty'Selina Ossedryver delivers a powerhouse of information to the 2021 NABS Masterclass View the video...